Do your students need help with transition words? This fun “How to Build a Snowman Writing” activity will help students use a variety of sequencing transition words. Not only is it great for K-2 students but also for English Language Learners of all ages.
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Poster of “How to Build a Snowman” with transition words
Cover for Booklet – 2
9-page writing booklet with pictures
9-page writing booklet without pictures if you would like your students to draw their own.
About the Author – Students will draw a picture of themselves and write about themselves. •Duplicate a copy of the booklet for each student. •Cut down the middle •Staple on the left side.
Display poster on screen or copy for students. Have your students orally tell the story in order of the pictures using transition words to help them begin. After modeling you may choose to let them practice in pairs.
Next instruct the students to write a sentence about each picture beginning with the transition word in the word box.
The transition word is the first word listed in the word box. Instruct the students to use other words in the word box to help them. When your students complete their story, they will use the writing checklist to review their work.
Students read the story to a partner when finished.