Writing and photography activity. Students choose the best part of them and describe what they love. Great for the beginning of the year to get to know students. Must cultivate an appropriate classroom climate first.
Writing Pin Students will fold their paper 4 times. The first fold will have a simple sentence and then each fold they will expand the sentence such as adding an adjective. This way they are learning to be more descriptive writers.
This resource is jam-packed with interactive writing projects to keep your first graders writing all year! Projects are common-core aligned, rigorous, and TONS of fun for students! Projects include: Beginning Writers: -Sentence Writing: Who?
Writing The teacher will hand out paper and have each student draw a haunted house. Then, each student will create a newspaper add to sell the haunted house they drew as well as create a home listing for their house.
Paragraph writing can be difficult for students. This post talks about my favorite paragraph writing activities and explains how Paragraph of the Week improved my students' writing. Love the writing prompts and writing rubrics!
Interactive Writing Notebook for First Grade - First Grade Centers and More. First lesson is topic sentence with two reason sentences; progresses to 3 reason sentences; then includes a closing sentence as the year progresses.