Show Don't Tell Charts - Distance Learning
My students have such a hard time with adding description to their writing. These Show Don't Tell charts help elementary students to write with more expression and to show action. Each anchor chart comes with a commonly overused word in writing and examples of how to show that word with detail. Great for revising, writing journals and notebooks, wall posters and more! #showdonttell #writingstrategy #writersworkshop #anchorcharts #descriptivewriting #narrativewriting
Color by Grammar Commas Coloring Activity
Study commas and their uses with this color by grammar activity. Students will locate where a comma is needed in fifteen short paragraphs and color the matching section on a coloring sheet.This does not cover commas and coordinate adjectives. That is reflected in the standards checked. Comma rules c...
Anchor Charts - Teaching with a Mountain View
Anchor Charts Over the years, I have created dozens of anchor charts in my classroom. I am a huge proponent of creating anchor charts with my students, and I strongly believe that the perfect anchor chart isn’t always pretty. The posts below feature many of my anchor charts. Featured Products Literal Vs. Inferential Comprehension Task ... Read more
great visual model/ example to post..... would be ideal to highlight a different author and spotlight specific components for a designated purpose each month :) a specific mentor text activity (Patricia Polacco)
Topic Sentences - Teaching with a Mountain View
I am so lucky to be working side-be-side with the creator of an incredible writing program this year! She and a former colleague (who I tau...
Expository Writing Unit
This unit is so great for my students this year....they really struggle getting their words on the paper and lacked any kind of organization, structure, ideas, etc.....my students have begged for more! It also comes in two different versions. One version is all the printables to just print and give ...
If I Can Think It… I Can Say It. Ificansayit… I Can Write It. If I Can Write It… I Can Read It. And So Can Others!
FREE Poster for Younger Elementary Students so they better understand what to write!