2nd grade teacher Sandy Patterson taught her students "Opinion Writing" in a fun, engaging way. "Opinion Writing" is one of the new Common Core Standards for 2nd grade. She told her students that she was thinking of getting a class pet and wanted their opinion about which pet to get. Watch this movie to see how she went about getting her students involved in the project by using iPods, QR codes, and graphic organizers for their writing.
Choosing a Class Pet Movie