The kids love Day 5!!! On day 5, the students get to publish their awesome sentences. Some teachers call this silly sentences or mix up sentences. This is the only day that has a bit if prep. (1 out of 5 isn't bad, right?) You will need to type up each of the students' sentences and then cut them out as a strip, and again as individual words. The tricky part is to not get them mixed together and to get them to the right student.
I usually give the students their paper that they will publish on and then cut out their words as I walk around. They students glue them in the right order and illustrate.
Here is one of my best author illustrators this week: