By Nicole Groeneweg
Ann L. Burckhardt knows about food! She is a former reporter, columnist, and editor for the “Taste” section of the Star Tribune!
This dynamic unit matches a favorite author (and their works) to a writing topic, using favorite picture books as powerful models to teach key writing skills! Includes "Table of Contents," "Index," and "Glossary" graphic organizers; writing center ideas; guided and independent writing activities; connections to the standards; and more!
Standards Address (McREL Benchmarks Level I K-2):• Uses writing and other methods to describe familiar persons, places, objects, or experiences (Language Arts Standard 1: benchmark 6).• Writes in a variety of forms or genres (Language Arts Standard 1: benchmark 7).• Writes for different purposes (Language Arts Standard 1: benchmark 8).