Winter Activities: Winter Writing
Winter Opinion Writing Project is designed to showcase the joys of winter while teaching your students how to craft an effective five paragraph essay.
In this project you will find:
All student instructions and recording sheets
Clearly scaffolded directions that ensure success for all students
Attractive thematic paper in both color and black line styles for writing final copies of student essays
An editing checklist with a list of commonly misspelled words
A scoring rubric based on Common Core State Standards: W.3.1, W.3.1a, W.3.1b, W.3.1c, W.3.1d, W.3.4, W.3.5, W.4.1, W.4.1a, W.4.1b, W.4.1c, W.4.1d, W.4.4, W.4.5, W.4.10, W.3.10, W.5.1, W.5.1a, W.5.1b, W.5.1c, W.5.1d, W.5.4, W.5.5, W.5.10, W.6.1, W.6.1a, W.6.1b, W.6.1c, W.6.1d, W.6.4, W.6.5, W.6.10 L.3.1, L.3.2, L.4.1, L.4.2, L.5.1, L.5.2, L.6.1, L.6.2