Writer’s Workshop Mini-Lesson Plan

Lesson Focus: Prewriting – Choosing a topic



Introduction:  “Brainstorm ideas of what

“I am an expert about…”

“I know a lot about…”


Teaching:  Teacher models web or list using a think aloud strategy


Active Involvement:  Students and teacher read together.


Applying the Skill or Strategy:

Š      Students write their own list or web.