Writing About Animals (Repetitively!)
Finding meaningful key words and taking notes are the building blocks of effective research and writing. In this ongoing class, students will research and then write a paragraph about a different animal in each session (IEW Units 1 and 2).
US Grade 2 - 5
This is one of my most popular classes and it's back! I've divided it into Levels A and B. Click here for the middle school level. https://outschool.com/classes/writing-about-animals-H3F9pXpk?usid=xPqAuK2O&signup=true&utm_campaign=share_activity_link If you are familiar with IEW, you know that Units 1 and 2 are the foundation of the whole program and must be learned first. Students must understand how to take effective notes, and how to write from their notes, not just to be successful...
Students will learn to identify key concepts and words in each sentence, how to take accurate notes, and how to speak and write from these notes.
Homework OfferedStudents should spend 15-30 minutes finishing their paragraph after class.
Shortly before class (usually the day before), I post a pdf page with a short paragraph about an animal. It's best to print this out for class.
Meet the teacher
I help children overcome their fear of failure, and I coach strong writers to continued excellence. Once children grasp specific writing concepts, they can apply their skills to all content areas. Mostly, I use the writing methods taught by the...
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5-14 learners per class