Winter Activities: Winter Writing

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

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