Third Grade Writing

Unit 1: Paragraph Writing
Skills: Drafting, brainstorming a topic, revising and editing

Unit 2: Personal Narratives
Skills: Idioms, subject/ verb agreement, strong lead, logical sequencing, adverbial phrases

Unit 3: Biographies
Skills: Direct quotes, research, third person, strong conclusion

Unit 4: Information Reports
Skills: Research, compare/ contrast, graphics/captions, antecedents

Unit 5: Persuasive Letters
Skills: Audience, position, grouping like ideas, tone of authority/ conviction

Unit 6: Book Reviews
Skills: Summary, analysis, evaluation