This year our 1st grade team has transitioned to using Mentor Texts to teach and guide students through our writing genres. Making writing concrete is a priority for me and mentor texts help me do this. In October we wrapped-up our Narrative Writing unit , and I wanted to share with you some of our favorite narrative writing mentor texts with Amazon Affiliate links for easy shopping. I pull my mentor texts for the unit, and place them in a book bin above my desk until we read them as a class.
Here are 5 creative narrative mini-lessons you should be sure to use! Learn How to Differentiate For. ALL Levels of Writers. Using creative narrative mini-lessons is a great way to teach students about small tidbits of writing without overwhelming them.
Where did you get the worksheet for the dialogue models from mini lesson 1? Love this mini lesson series on dialogue! Question, in the first lesson did you use anything to introduce dialogue mentor text, etc.. And for the students coming up with their own examples in the boxes did you just say: "ok now create your own dialogue- go"?
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