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Common Core Writing Freebies!

Here are some Graphic Organizers to use with your students for writing with the Common Core. Download them here! :)

Use these graphic organizers to guide your students' writing with the Common Core. 

There are directions and organizers for each genre:
Write informative/explanatory texts in which they introduce a topic, use facts and definitions to develop points, and provide a concluding statement or section.

Write opinion pieces in which they introduce the topic or book they are writing about, state an opinion, supply reasons that support the opinion, use linking words (e.g., because, and, also) to connect opinion and reasons, and provide a concluding statement or section.

Write narratives in which they recount a well-elaborated event or short sequence of events, include details to describe actions, thoughts, and feelings, use temporal words to signal event order, and provide a sense of closure.

These graphic organizers will help your students stay focused with their writing during the prewriting and rough draft stages of the writing process.

Don't stop there...

Use this freebie for your writing center and to help your students track themselves as they work through the writing process!

Click here for the freebie and make your own writing process pencil!

Happy Teaching and Happy Writing!

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