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Anchor chart that gives students sentences that provokes feelings about their books.  What they liked, didn't like, what they weren't sure about and how they felt after reading.

Anchor chart that gives students sentence starters that provokes feelings about their books. What they liked, didn't like, what they weren't sure about and how they felt after reading.

Writing Folder - Resource Tool for Aspiring Authors!

This FREEBIE features four terrific sheets that can be used individually or better yet, attached to the four sides of a file folder, laminated and used as an excellent tool to help kids become better writers.

Writing

Writing Folder - Resource Tool for Aspiring Authors! (Work On Writing, Why We Write, What Students Do, 50 Nifty Ideas for Writing)

Writing

an 8 x 11 sized "poster" created to help my second grade students to remember to write better sentences. It helps them to remember to include details in their sentences and try to paint a picture with words, including verbs, adjectives, nouns, etc.

example story hooks

Some writers start with a hook; others wait until later in their writing process for that inspiration to capture readers' attention.