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Almost every day, my first grade students have a writing "job". We might be starting a week-long writing project, responding to prompts, adding a new entry into our independent journals, or we could be doing some sort of writing craft! I like to mix it up, but regardless, my students are writing every day and they LOVE it!
I was lucky enough to have a retired teacher donate a huge bag of postcards to my classroom earlier this year, but when I noticed we were running low, I whipped up some of my own!
I simply printed a handful of postcards in color, and some on colored cardstock.
They aren't anything fancy, but my kiddos love to write a short message and then draw pictures on the back! Some of my students just write postcards to their friends and family, but I also try to encourage my students to get creative and think about what they would say if they traveled somewhere different!
Having a variety of writing formats keeps things fresh, and I sure do love getting postcards "mailed" to my desk. :)
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