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6 Best Writing Lessons Ever

Love To Write and Read All Day / Narrative Writing

by Kylene Reed, on Apr 30, 2020 9:56:18 AM

Are you looking for professional development during this time while you are teaching from home?? Right now, I am already starting to think about what I want to tweak or …

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Topics:Narrative WritingTexasGrades 6-8Grades 2-5Narrative TEKS

by Kylene Reed, on Jan 16, 2020 11:21:28 PM

We love Brave Irene and EW book cover lessons at our school! Want to join in with us on this lesson? Click the book cover templates below to download and …

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Topics:Narrative WritingFrameworks/Story PlanStory ElementsJanuary 2020Grade 2Literature ConnectionVocabularySentence VarietyAuthor's Purpose

by Kylene Reed, on Nov 20, 2019 8:22:52 PM

WOW! I never thought this lesson would turn out to be as much as it did, but I was amazed! Last week, my 6th grade students and I went to …

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Topics:November 2019Narrative WritingStory ElementsText AnalysisLessons for SaleStudent Writing SamplesGrade 2Grade 6Sentence VarietyModelChartingExtension Lesson

by Kylene Reed, on Nov 20, 2019 7:06:04 PM

Look at these cute samples from our 2nd Graders!!! Such a fun lesson. If you haven't downloaded the November lesson of the month for grades 2-4, click here! …

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Topics:November 2019Narrative WritingEW Lesson of the MonthStory ElementsStudent Writing SamplesGrade 2ChartingExtension Lesson

by Kylene Reed, on Nov 12, 2019 11:47:08 PM

I have shared with many of you in my workshops, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade activity that I do. Here it is, all in one place for you to find! …

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Topics:November 2019Narrative WritingElaborative DetailWord ReferentsStudent Writing SamplesLiterature ConnectionDetail GeneratingSentence StartersMedia ConnectionAssured ExperiencesPoint of View

by Kylene Reed, on Nov 6, 2019 1:30:44 AM

This last week, I was able to spend a class period in Mrs. Johnson's 7th grade ELA class. She had been working on the October lesson of the month, writing …

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Topics:October 2019November 2019Narrative WritingSuspenseVocabularyMiddle GradeChartingTransitionMagic of ThreeSenses

by Kylene Reed, on Oct 19, 2019 11:10:46 AM

, ch I have had a blast in 2nd grade this week with the book A Bad Case of Stripes! Day One: We read the book and then students helped …

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Topics:Everyday WritingKylene's FavoritesOctober 2019Narrative WritingElaborative DetailStudent Writing SamplesGrade 2Sentence StartersDescriptive SegmentMedia ConnectionArt Connection

by Kylene Reed, on Oct 17, 2019 4:39:18 PM

We all love using the Little Old Lady Books in our classrooms! I got to spend the day in kindergarten last week teaching this lesson on recognizing narrative story patterns …

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Topics:FallOctober 2019November 2019Narrative WritingFrameworks/Story PlanStudent Writing LessonsStudent Writing SamplesLiterature ConnectionGrades K-1Model

by Kylene Reed, on Oct 12, 2019 10:25:50 AM

This week, I got to spend a couple of days in Mrs. Elliott's fourth-grade reading class working on story elements. The new Narrative Grade Level guides from EW are amazing!! …

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Topics:Everyday WritingOctober 2019Narrative WritingStory ElementsText AnalysisStudent Writing LessonsGrade 4Narrative – Literary Analysis TasksSentence StartersGenreResponse to TextEvidence

by Kylene Reed, on Sep 1, 2019 9:37:34 AM

I am so excited about this month's lessons! These are foundational skills that you will be able to change and adapt as you go through your school year! You can …

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Topics:September 2019Narrative WritingEW Lesson of the MonthElaborative DetailStudent Writing LessonsStudent Writing SamplesLiterature ConnectionGrades 2-5Grades K-1DescriptiveHub

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