W.K.7

Participate in shared research and writing projects (e.g., explore a number of books by a favorite author and express opinions about them).

 


VOCABULARY
  •   author
  •   research
  •   opinion

UNDERSTANDING THE STANDARD what's this

  • In shared research and writing projects, kindergarten students need to clearly understand their "job" as it relates to the others in the group.
  • The students also need to clearly understand what tasks they will be responsible for on the project.
  • Organizational tools, such as a task chart, will help kindergarten students understand where they fit into to the larger group.
  • Kindergarten students need guidance from adults as they learn appropriate ways of participating in group work.

QUESTION TO FOCUS INSTRUCTION what's this 

  • In addition to task charts, what other tools can I use to help the students undertand their role and responsibilities in the group.

  • How can I guide students to express their own opitions, while also respecting the opinions of others in the group?

 

 LEARNING PROGRESSION

Go to W.1.7 to see the progression of related skills.