As with reading, the 3rd grade writing curriculum provides students with a balanced literacy approach designed to improve their skills in the 3 genres of writing that are spotlighted in the Common Core State Standards: narrative, opinion, and informational.
Units of Study Include:
- Crafting True Stories
- The Art of Information Writing
- Changing the World: Persuasive Speeches, Petitions, and Editorials
- Once Upon a Time: Adapting and Writing Fairy Tales