Lesson Plan

New Word Writing

Help your first graders learn word formation with this lesson that has them create a new word and write a story about it.
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Learning Objectives

Students will be able to create a new word and use it in their writing.


(15 minutes)
  • Ask your students why they think authors sometimes make up words.
  • Tell students that they are going to use this strategy in their own writing.
  • Share the book Ish.