True Story of the 3 Little Pigs: Free Mr. Wolf!
Common Core: RL.1.3, RL.1.7, RL.1.9, RL.2.3, RL.2.7; W.1.1, W.1.5, W.2.1, W.2.5, W.3.1, W.3.2, W.3.4, W.3.5
Grades: 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Picture books are a great resource for introducing writing topics. The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs, by Jon Scieszka, is one of my favorites to use for persuasive writing.
Word Sort Journals: Long A & E
Subject: Reading, Spelling
Grade Levels: 1st, 2nd, Homeschool
Common Core Standards: RF.1.2, RF.2.3
Long A and Long E Word Sort journals your students can use in class. Here is a great way to help your students remember some of the most common long vowel families.
The Talking Eggs: Point of View Writing
Common Core: W.3.3, W.4.3, W.5.3
Grades: 3rd, 4th, 5th (U.S.A.); KS2–Year 4, 5, 6 (England, U.K.)
The world of eggs is about to come alive just in time for Easter with this Talking Eggs: Point of View Writing activity. Inspired by the book The Talking Eggs by Robert D. San Souci.