Have you been itchin' to build better writers in your class this year? The WOW vs. BLAH Sentence Packet starts with the basics of good writing - drafting quality detailed sentences. What makes this approach different you say?? Well, WOW vs. BLAH presents this material in an "out of the box" way that "hooks" kids from the get go. By showing the kids the differences between WOW and BLAH sentences in a silly way, kids tend to grasp and apply the concept more successfully. This material is perfect for 1st and 2nd grades and could work well in many 3rd grade classrooms as well.
-WOW vs. BLAH Overview
-WOW vs. BLAH Movements
-WOW vs. BLAH Signs
-Creating Detailed Sentences (5 versions)
-Sentence Sort Center Activity
-Hunting Down WOW Words (3 versions)
-WOW vs. BLAH Student-Created Bulletin Board + Writing Templates (24 versions + blank) . . . this is one of my favorite activities all year long!
**Note: All templates include dotted line and regular lined versions to better meet your specific classroom and grade level needs.
**If you like this type of "out of the box" learning . . . be sure to check out my Punctuation Has Personality Packet!