This past week our school celebrated Grandparent’s day. The students decorated our room with activities to show off to their special guest. One of the activities I had them complete was a writing sample, showcasing all the fun things they like to do at school. The students revealed their answers through a newspaper article. The article has spots available for students to write about their favorite subject, favorite activity at school, special events, etc. There is also a section where students can draw a picture that illustrations one of their articles.
Here are some samples:
If you would like to have your students write a newspaper article, you can download a copy of the template I created by clicking here.