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Teacher Resources by Grade
|1st - 2nd||3rd - 4th|
|5th - 6th||7th - 8th|
|9th - 10th||11th - 12th|
Teaching Audience Through Interactive Writing
|Grades||K – 2|
|Lesson Plan Type||Unit|
|Estimated Time||Thirteen 20-minute sessions|
Grades 3 – 6 | Calendar Activity |  January 27
After reading one of Carroll's chapters, students plan an unbirthday party and do activities and preparation for the event.
Grades 1 – 12 | Calendar Activity |  July 7
In a small group or as individuals, students write letters related to a unit of study or particular topic they have studied.
Grades 1 – 6 | Calendar Activity |  October 13
Students select characters that they believe are the most memorable from Cleary's books and write short persuasive essays to explain their choices.
Grades K – 5 | Strategy Guide
This strategy guide explains the writing process and offers practical methods for applying it in your classroom to help students become proficient writers.