'Add Beginnings & Endings to Middles'

'Add Beginnings & Endings to Middles'

Part of the Classroom Connections series | Duration: 19:59 | Grades K-2

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About this session

Kristina Smekens uses the train icons to help students understand that every piece of writing needs a beginning, middle, and end. This video features a full length mini-lesson from an actual first grade classroom where Kristina presents how to add a beginning and ending to an existing piece of writing.

GRADES K-2
Questions: Contact webPD | 1-888-376-0448

Outline21 Minutes

  • Let's get started!
  • Let's get started! - Handout
  • Identify student readiness to add beginnings & endings
  • Mini-Lesson: Compare complete writing to 3 parts of a train
  • Reflect on classroom mini-lesson & project follow-up lessons

About this session

Kristina Smekens uses the train icons to help students understand that every piece of writing needs a beginning, middle, and end. This video features a full length mini-lesson from an actual first grade classroom where Kristina presents how to add a beginning and ending to an existing piece of writing.

GRADES K-2
Questions: Contact webPD | 1-888-376-0448

Outline21 Minutes

  • Let's get started!
  • Let's get started! - Handout
  • Identify student readiness to add beginnings & endings
  • Mini-Lesson: Compare complete writing to 3 parts of a train
  • Reflect on classroom mini-lesson & project follow-up lessons