Great list of read alouds

Fishpond Australia, How to Babysit a Grandpa by Lee Wildish (Illustrated ) Jean Reagan. Buy Books online: How to Babysit a Grandpa, ISBN Lee Wildish (Illustrated by) Jean Reagan

Cookie Monster Makes A Sandwich-This is fantastic for teaching procedural writing and the importance of explaining each step in detail!

Cookie Monster Makes A Sandwich-Great for a how NOT to write a how to. Has an introduction, ingredients/things you need, and a lack of clear, precise directions. Add to flip chart when talking about clear step-by-step directions

Introducing How-to Writing: O-R-E-O.  OMG!  We will be doing this next week.  Also in this post is a link to some freebie how-to writing papers.

Time Transition Words: Introducing How-to Writing: O-R-E-O. Also in this post is a link to some freebie how-to writing papers.

How to Writing in First Grade!

Winter Activities for First Grade!

How to Writing in First Grade! Participate in shared research and writing projects (e., explore a number of "how-to" books on a given topic and use them to write a sequence of instructions).

Secret Of The Wings - How To Build A Snowman - YouTube Use in writing a how to on building a snowman for writing

WINTER: Throw yourself into a Disney Fairies lesson on how to build a snowman, courtesy of Tinker Bell's newest animated adventure, Secret of the Wings.

Chalk Talk: Procedural Texts and Writing

Procedural Texts and Writing (Chalk Talk: A Kindergarten Blog)

This week we are learning about procedural text. Today we read How to Teach a Slug to Read. This book is perfect for teaching little ones about procedural text. The steps in the book are numbered and

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We are finishing up our latest work on instructional/procedural writing. I am posting our anchor chart and an example that we created toget.