“As a writer, you have to be open to what”s going on—and not be afraid of it. I think adults tend not to understand how smart children are. . . .I think they understand more, and are more sensitive, than an awful lot of adults give them credit for.” -Eve Bunting
This dynamic unit matches a favorite author (and their works) to a writing topic, using favorite picture books as powerful models to teach key writing skills! Includes a "Writing With Feeling" graphic organizer, writing center ideas, guided and independent writing activities, connections to the standards, and more!