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The Writing Minilessons Book, Grade 2 (Print eBook Bundle)

Your Every Day Guide for Literacy Teaching

By Gay Su Pinnell, Irene Fountas

With The Writing Minilessons Book, engage students in inquiry that leads to the discovery and understanding of a general principle they can apply to their learning. Principles are based on the grade 2 behaviors and understandings in the one-of-a-kind, market-leading Literacy Continuum.

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Web/School Price: $152.00



Full Description

Develop children’s deep knowledge of literacy concepts with these must-have writing minilessons—190 concise, explicit, whole-group lessons with a purposeful application in building children’s literacy power. With The Writing Minilessons Book, engage students in inquiry that leads to the discovery and understanding of a general principle they can apply to their learning. Principles are based on the behaviors and understandings in the one-of-a-kind, market-leading Fountas & Pinnell Literacy Continuum.

The writing minilessons in this book serve as a guide to a meaningful, systematic approach to literacy learning. When you surround children with literacy activities and print, provide them with time to write, encourage their efforts with enthusiasm, and gently guide them, you create the right conditions for children to grow into confident, engaged writers. Put interactive writing lessons and writing minilessons into action and make learning visible for every child, every day.

Now, with The Writing Minilessons Book at your fingertips you will:

  • Focus learning on a single idea so children can apply the learning and build on it daily
  • Foster community through the development of shared language
  • Use an inquiry approach to support active, constructive learning
  • Make connections using mentor texts from interactive read-aloud and shared reading
  • Create relevance by linking to previous learning experiences
  • Expand students’ writing competencies and link them to reading
  • Generate anchor charts during whole group for student reference and support
  • Nurture student independence with opportunities to extend learning
  • Meet children’s needs and build on their strengths.

The Writing Minilessons Book, Grade 2 contains:

190 Writing Minilessons Organized Into Five Types:
Genres and Forms
Writing Process

The Print and eBook Bundle provides a print book shipped to you within 7 business days and an eBook ready for immediate download. With page-by-page navigation features, the eBook is designed to duplicate the layout and pagination of the print edition, allowing you to easily switch back and forth between the print and digital versions using the same page references.

Now more convenient than ever, the eBook edition powered by the Adobe Digital Editions app can be used on dozens of Apple and Android devices including smartphones, tablets, eReaders, and computers. The eBook will always be updated with the latest edition, and is available for non-transferable, non-refundable download immediately upon purchase or at a later time through the customer account.


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