Reflection: Student Ownership Mentor Text: Sequence of Events - Section 2: Developing Writing Skills


I noticed students needed suggestions on other transition words that denote time order.  So, I distributed a list of Transition Words to help them get started.  I advised students to focus on the transition words on top of this document because they were focusing on time order or sequence of events.  Students also followed the author's modeling in the Very Hungry Caterpillar as reflected on this student sample.

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Mentor Text: Sequence of Events

Unit 12: Mentor Texts
Lesson 3 of 13

Objective: SWBAT organize writing using temporal words.

Big Idea: How can you describe a story in time order?

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English / Language Arts, Writing, Writing Process, sequence of events, mentor text, literary device, writing conventions
  60 minutes
sequential order
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