Check out these poem of the week activities for first and second grade. Tons of original poetry with a variety of activities to help build fluency and comprehension. As students read poems attention is drawn to phrasing and intonation.
Students can use these paragraph topic prompts to help practice writing a paragraph. This is a great structure for kids to work on story organization, where they'll use good details to support their main idea.
This Persuasive Writing anchor chart helps students understand the purpose, and how to persuade an audience. Therefore, students can use this anchor chart to help guide why and how to do persuasive writing.