Mrs. Lizotte, Mrs. Dehey, Mrs. Ortolani
February 2018 Update:
Currently in our first grade classrooms, students and teachers have been focused on their “All About” books in Writer’s Workshop. They are organizing their ideas using planners and then using new strategies to write “all about”booklets. We have been using what we have learned about nonfiction text features to add to our books. Ie.) Table of contents, bold print, labels. We discuss how these features add to our books and make it easier for the reader to understand.
In Reader’s Workshop we are also incorporating nonfiction text featu