4th Grade -- Printed & Online Teaching Manual + Grading by Design™

4th Grade -- Printed & Online Teaching Manual + Grading by Design™

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Designed for the 4th-grade teacher, this package includes the following:

  • Writing by Design® Printed Teaching Manual
  • Writing by Design® Online Teaching Manual (1 teacher license) for off-site planning and computer projection.  Optional annual renewal, $50.
  • Grading by Design online grading for unit writing assessments
  • Free password-protected access to supporting documents and teaching resources

 Teaching Manuals

Each manual provides step-by-step comprehensive lesson plans for instruction. Lessons build in complexity with instruction of genre-specific writing: Narrative - Personal and Fictional, Summary - Narrative and Informative, Informative - Report and Response, and Opinion - Of a Topic and Literary Response.

130 Lessons are supported by:

  • Parent Involvement Letters
  • Daily Writing Warm-Ups focusing on language standards
  • Rubrics
  • Model Papers
  • Introductory Six Traits lessons
  • Pictorials and lesson references to Six Traits and Genre Charts
  • Reproducible student handouts and worksheets
  • Common Core Standards alignment
  • “No Excuse Spelling” K-8 and grade-specific word lists
  • Revision and Editing tools and exercises
  • Supportive lesson resources
  • Differentiated teaching tips for ELL and students with special needs
  • Writing strategies
  • Engaging beginnings and conclusions
  • Figurative language definitions and examples
  • Advanced Parts of Speech/Word Choice examples
  • Academic language reference
  • Authentic Assessments
  • Lesson-specific recommended picture books
  • Spanish-translated resources

Writing by Design® uses YouTube available recommended picture books, which are listed here