Monthly Archives: January 2014

Persuasive Writing in Kindergarten

My kindergarten writers explored opinion writing this fall working to state an opinion and possibly provide a reason for the opinion.  This is quite a simple task and most students were easily able to grasp this in the fall.   … Continue reading

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Informational Writing in Kindergarten

After Thanksgiving, we began to work on informational writing.  My kindergarten class tackled the “How To” type of non-fiction writing.  We began with discussions around what “How To” books were and what type of information was included in them.  We studied … Continue reading

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Inspired Young Writers

It happens every year. Each class has a personality of their own and it dictates which books are favorites, which work station is the most popular and which author the class picks as a mentor. This year my group has … Continue reading

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