• Student Checklist: 

    1. I used capital letters at the beginning of my sentence and for important names

    2. I used my neatest handwriting

    3. I used a finger space in between each word

    4. I used punctuation at the end of each sentence

    5. I tried my best to sound out words, and spelled my sight words correctly

    6. My story has a beginning, middle, and end

    7. I used good describing words

    8. I tried my very best :) 

    2nd Grade Writing Units:

    1. Narrative Writing- telling personal stories 
    2. Opinion writing- expressing beliefs in convincing ways and supporting with evidence
    3. Informational writing- collecting research and writing a non-fiction book on an animal 
    4. Poetry- learning poetic devices  and using expressive language