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These Adjective Task Cards provide students with the opportunity to brainstorm appropriate adjectives which could be used to describe an image. The activity also provides them with an opportunity to use the adjectives in a sentence context. There are 28 different cards altogether. Included in the pa
Please view the "Preview" ↑ file to see all that is included in this kit! This kit includes: ✔ A "What Can I Write About?" Writing Topic Chart with 20 topics ✔ A Word Bank “Brainstorming” Page for each topic (20 pages) ✔ An “Adjectives” Anchor Chart The writing topic chart can be used to pick a to
Are you looking for ways to help students think about what to put in their writing? I like to help them brainstorm ideas to use with writing prompts and free writing time. They can refer back to these ideas when they hit that dreaded writers' block! NOW IT COMES IN POWERPOINT AND GOOGLE TOO!Included
This product is a series of 5 worksheets walking students through the stages of writing a newspaper article. They start by brainstorming two possible topics they might want to write about, they move on the planning the 5W's of their article as well as the details and other information they will incl
This Product Includes:Heart map ExampleStudent Directions Slide7 heart map designs (some have bigger spaces than others to accommodate different levels. Teacher Directions:Many teachers have used a heart map including myself for several years now. I typically use this activity on the first week of s
Writing slam poetry can be a fun, interactive, student-centered experience that engages every learner! Build writing skills with this digital and print, no prep resource. Students will learn about and practice writing about themselves, other people, places, and societal issues using this resource. D
Do your kids need help with writing Historical Fiction? We have found that these brainstorming sheets & organizers have been very helpful for our students. There are also book suggestions for teaching different types of leads. There is also a list of transition words that students can mount in t
This resource allows students to brainstorm and generate ideas for narrative writing! It can be used for distance learning, in the classroom, or a hybrid model! This product includes a printable version and a digital Google Slides option.This Product Includes:---A link to a Google Slides version of
5th - 8th
The Idea Web with Lines (by Study with Murphy) is a brainstorming web I have developed for my students. My students benefit from having the structure of lined paper when writing, which many graphic organizers do not contain. My store specializes in developing visually simple graphic organizers and
Narrative Writing is an essential skill throughout elementary school. This poster set guides students through the brainstorming process as they plan to: 1) Establish a Situation 2) Introduce Characters 3) Provide Dialogue 4) Organize a Sequence of Events 5) Describe the thoughts, feelings, and acti
Grade 9-12: At the beginning of each writing unit, it is often necessary to re-introduce the idea that all writers must consider their purpose, their audience, their intended tone and then choose a writing style that is suitable. This activity and graphic organizer prompts students to consider the
Use this cute graphic organizer during your writing lesson on the Ideas writing trait to help students organize their ideas and details about each idea during the brainstorming step of the writing process. I made this graphic organizer for my 2nd grade class and it is aligned with the Common Core w
This 8-page packet includes all of the printables shown on the cover page, and is a great way to help students work through the writing process. I use these worksheets before, during, and after writer's workshop. Their are several self-reflecting pages which help students analyze their own mistakes,
A great resources for kickstarting your Writing Workshop! Brainstorming or Prewriting is one of the hardest parts of the process. Use this resources to help your students to understand how authors get their ideas on what to write about. Choose from 1 of the 6 different printables. One flipbook o
This brainstorming handout follows the OREO (opinion, reason, example, opinion) format for persuasive writing. It is a great tool in helping students brainstorm when writing a persuasive letter. It allows students to write their opinion, give three reasons with three examples, and restate their opin
1st - 5th
For those of you who use "write tools", here is an adapted brainstorming and organization chart for informative/explanatory writing. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.
This short PowerPoint introduces Kid President's "20 Things We Should Say More Often" video and includes the YouTube link. All of my students from elementary to junior high LOVE his hilarious videos and easily understand his message. His videos are a fun way to build character in the classroom. T
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Simple and clean graphic organizers to improve your student's writing! This set comes with printable worksheets to help your students brainstorm and organize their ideas. Included in this .pdf file are 18 pages' worth of graphic organizers: • brainstorming webs and tables • comparison writing pla
This graphic organizer helps students brainstorm topics they are experts on to write about! Designed to be used with Lucy Calkin's Writer's Workshop Grade 3 Unit 2- The Art of Information Writing, but can be used for anyone brainstorming topics for informational writing. It breaks brainstorming down
This is a set of Common Core aligned resources for Personal Narrative Writing in Writer's Workshop! Designed specifically for upper elementary grades, these lessons focus on brainstorming memories and events to write personal narratives about. This unit also covers plot structure. These activities a
The best way to teach students how to break down a prompt! This was easily one of the best writing lessons for my students. My sped/lep students loved this because it broke everything down enough for them to understand.
In order to be able to fully explain expository prompts, they need to practice brainstorming different examples. This helped my students tremendously! Topics to brainstorm include: MOVIES BOOKS SONGS TV SHOWS HISTORY CURRENT EVENTS MY LIFE PROMPT SAMPLES INCLUDE: READ: In 1955, Rosa Parks refuse
Have fun teaching your students to write and identify opinions using these brainstorming maps and then having students transfer their writing into a paragraph format. Perfect for beginning writers and centers/independent work.
In preparation for writing the informative paper on diversity and finding where it can be celebrated in the classroom, this free, engaging lesson offers opportunities for teacher-led student discussion, diversity discovery and exploration though class activity, a graphic organizing assignment that p
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