Primary mentor text suggested book list for Point of View- focusing on how characters in the text feel about other characters or events that…
Primary mentor text suggested book list for retelling and recounting skills- reading stories, fables, folk tales, and myths to find the moral- also…
This year our 1st grade team has transitioned to using Mentor Texts to teach and guide students through our writing genres. It’s my first year knee-deep in mentor texts and I am in love! Mentor texts offer students a ‘real’ perspective on a genre and give students a ‘real’ author to model. Making writing concrete...
Primary informational mentor text suggested book list for finding the main topic or main idea and support key details- RI.1.2, RI.2.2, RI.3.2
Mrs Jump's class: Writer's Workshop: Writing Through the Year FREEBIE
Primary mentor text suggested book list for comparing two texts on the same character or event by a different author- fractured fairy tales and…
Mentor texts are a great tool to use in the elementary classroom for grammar instruction and practice.
My favorite books for teaching character traits, actions, and feelings! Read the post for more lessons!
Primary mentor text suggested book list for Story Elements- RL1.3- teaching characters, setting, and events with literature- Blog post on…
Primary Chalkboard: Informational Mentor Text List (for every 2nd Grade CCSS)