Below are various resources I've created to teach leads and endings. Many are collections of mentor texts.

LEADS
Excerpts from Texts.pdf
Excerpts from Texts.pdf




Types of Leads Power Point.ppt
Types of Leads Power Point.ppt

Types of Leads Power Point.ppt


Writing Leads.ppt
Writing Leads.ppt

Writing Leads.ppt


Great Leads.pdf.NCTE.Read-Write-Think.pdf
Great Leads.pdf.NCTE.Read-Write-Think.pdf

Great Leads.pdf.NCTE.Read-Write-Think.pdf


Great Leads.Grade 6-8.NCTE.Read-Write-Think.pdf
Great Leads.Grade 6-8.NCTE.Read-Write-Think.pdf

Great Leads.Grade 6-8.NCTE.Read-Write-Think.pdf


Fantastic First Lines.doc
Fantastic First Lines.doc

Fantastic First Lines.doc


Expository Leads from Barry Lane.doc
Expository Leads from Barry Lane.doc

Expository Leads from Barry Lane.doc


Possible Leads.NCTE.Read-Write-Think.Harry Potter.pdf
Possible Leads.NCTE.Read-Write-Think.Harry Potter.pdf

Possible Leads.NCTE.Read-Write-Think.Harry Potter.pdf


Sample Leads for Feature Stories.NCTE.Read-Write-Think.pdf
Sample Leads for Feature Stories.NCTE.Read-Write-Think.pdf

Sample Leads for Feature Stories.NCTE.Read-Write-Think.pdf


ENDINGS

Endings-Excerpts From Texts.pdf
Endings-Excerpts From Texts.pdf

Endings-Excerpts From Texts.pdf

Types of Endings-Table of Contents.pdf
Types of Endings-Table of Contents.pdf

Types of Endings-Table of Contents.pdf


Below are two mini lessons I designed while working as an Instructional Coach. These also contain examples from mentor texts.

Endings.Mini Lesson for Kevin.pptx
Endings.Mini Lesson for Kevin.pptx

Endings.Mini Lesson for Kevin.pptx


Endings.Mini Lesson for Marnie.pptx
Endings.Mini Lesson for Marnie.pptx

Endings.Mini Lesson for Marnie.pptx