This resource includes SEVEN writing graphic organizers for ESOL students to plan and organize their writing pieces: narrative writing, two versions of opinion writing, informational writing, and how-to writing.
Informative writing for upper elementary students. This informational writing unit was designed to introduce upper grade students to the genre of informative or expository writing. It also walks students through writing their first informative essay.
Specific Writers' Workshop focus: Hooking the reader, crafting leads
If I Were Trapped in a Snow Globe
If I Were Trapped in a Snow Globe... Students get to share their creative side while getting excited about writing!I have students fill out organizer, then take that information and write on the differentiated writing pages. Students decorate their snow globe how they described it in their writing.