A+ Spanish Mentor Texts for Writing - PROGRAM SAMPLER

2 Simple and easy-to-use and integrate into your day-to-day instruction, each grade-level kit includes just the right tools to engage students and support writing instruction in the bilingual and dual language classroom. • Mentor texts included in each kit are print trade books of exemplar literary quality. Accessible and engaging, the mentor texts expose student to an array of text types mandated by Spanish Language Arts standards. • Accompanying lesson plans and worksheets for each mentor text focuses on hands- on activities that provide plenty of opportunities for students to practice writing skills and strategies. • Lessons include clearly identified standards and objectives, and focus on: exploring the elements and structure of each genre, expanding students’ language and vocabulary, developing reading-to-write strategies, comparing and contrasting writers’ crafts, and learning and mastering the writing process (planning, writing, editing and presenting). Help students become effective, independent writers! Welcome to Kits