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6 Best Writing Lessons Ever

by Kylene Reed, on Aug 29, 2019 11:08:15 PM

Thank you to Rosemarie Aleman and Natalie Hodges who teach 8th grade at Hutto MS for this fun idea! What a great way to boost vocabulary into our lessons for …

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Topics:August 2019Back to SchoolQuick TipsVocabularyFeelingsExtension Task

by Kylene Reed, on Aug 25, 2019 10:55:36 PM

One of my most favorite back to school lessons comes from the book the Name Jar, written and illustrated by Yangsook Choi. Be sure to check out this lesson provided …

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Topics:August 2019Back to School

by Kylene Reed, on Aug 25, 2019 9:58:35 PM

Check out this cute back to school writing sample from your narrative guides! What Feelings Look Like is one of the staple lessons in narrative writing, taught in every grade …

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Topics:August 2019Back to SchoolElaborative DetailStudent Writing SamplesGrades 2-5FeelingsSentence VarietyMiddle GradeSentence Starters

by Kylene Reed, on Aug 18, 2019 11:51:19 PM

WOW! It is hard to believe summer break has come to an end. Tomorrow is my first day back with a new group of over 130 sixth graders. I am …

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Topics:August 2019Back to SchoolStudent Writing LessonsLiterature ConnectionGrades 2-5Grades K-1Middle Grade

by Kylene Reed, on Aug 1, 2019 12:13:13 AM

I thought you would all like to have this idea to start the year off! I created this template for my students to use throughout the year to practice writing …

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Topics:July 2019Student Writing SamplesGrades 2-5Grammar and mechanicswriting across the curriculumSentence VarietyMiddle GradeExtension LessonTemplate

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