In Grade 1, we follow the Lucy Calkins Writers Workshop. The workshop model consists of a mini-lesson, independent writing time, and sharing.
Grade 1 Units of Study
Unit 1: Small Moments – Writing with Focus and Detail
Unit 2: How-To Books
Unit 3: Nonfiction Chapter Books
Unit 4: Writing Reviews
Unit 5: Poetry and Songs
Unit 6: From Scenes to Series – Writing Fiction