Students are taught through drawing how to organize paragraphs. They have fun applying common similes, metaphors and idioms. Emotion words and transition words are incorporated to model the proper writing format. Vivid Vocabulary and Figurative Language are implemented to expand student vocabulary. Student learn to organize five paragraph papers.
I have taught elementary school for 17 years. Most of these years have been in third grade. I currently teach third grade with an above-level Language Arts class (3rd grade students working at a fourth grade level).