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WRITING - Persuasive, Narrative, Expository & Descriptive Writing Activities
Looking for something to help your students with their WRITING? This easy-to-use set of activities, graphic organizers and templates will help your students write persuasive, narrative, descriptive and expository pieces. Templates can be used all year for multiple writing assignments and can easily
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Pop Rockin' Descriptive Writing Activities
This is a week long collection of activities to teach descriptive writing using Pop Rocks candy! There are also opportunities to discuss adjectives and similes, too! It is intended to be used as a supplement to your current ELA curriculum, and would make for great writing focus lessons for Daily 5
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Descriptive Writing Prep with Adjectives and Verbs!
See the PREVIEW for a detailed look at what's included! Prepare for descriptive writing with Let's Get Poppin' with Adjectives and Verbs! Teaching your kindergarten, first grade, and second grade students about adjectives and verbs has never been MORE FUN! You'll use popping popcorn (either in a
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WORD LISTS: Detailed and Descriptive Writing
BUNDLE UP for savings and feel more prepared than ever with my: EVERYTHING WRITING BUNDLE! Do you find yourself telling your students to ADD MORE DETAIL to thei
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Write On! Unit 11: End of the Year (Descriptive Writing Lessons for 2/3 Grades)
Are you looking to spice up your writing block with fun, engaging, and meaningful activities? This is UNIT ELEVEN of our 11 unit series. This unit will guide your students in writing two descriptive writing pieces and includes everything you need to drive your instruction. We have two themes for wri
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Spring Writing Craftivity (5 Senses)- Descriptive Writing
Brighten up your bulletin board with this simple spring writing craftivity! In this packet, you will find: 1. 32 Spring word cards 2. one sheet with all 32 spring words (can be put in their writing journal or folder) 3. Spring acrostic poem page 4. 2 printables to practice writing more descriptive
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Gingerbread House For Sale- Adjectives-Descriptive Writing Common Core
The Gingerbread boy is selling his house! Use adjectives and help him write a descriptive "For Sale" ad for the newspaper! ***Be sure to upload preview This product is differentiated to accommodate below level, on level and above level learners. This is based on a typical second grade room but co
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Descriptive Writing Unit from Teacher's Clubhouse
The Descriptive Writing Unit includes discussion cards, games, and other writing activities to teach students about descriptive writing. (Includes 11 files below) 1) Describe It! Discussion Cards: In this activity students orally describe a given topic. Great introductory activity! 2) Shades of W
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Descriptive Writing - Graphic Organizers, Examples, Rubric and More!
Descriptive Writing - Looking for something to lead your students through writing a descriptive paragraph or essay. This 12-page package includes a detailed assignment sheet, brainstorming sheet, peer editing / self-evaluation sheet, Helpful Hints handout, detailed grading rubric and more! Also i
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DESCRIPTIVE WRITING ACTIVITIES
Descriptive Writing Activities: If you are looking for resources to help your students become better descriptive writers, this bundle is for you! The "Using Words That Pop" resource includes everything you need to teach descriptive writing. =======================================================
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Descriptive Writing Unit:  Descriptive Place Paragraph
In this seven-day unit students utilize the steps for writing (prewriting, writing, revising, editing, and publishing) in order to describe a place in a detailed paragraph. Lessons and mini-lessons include: effective pre-writing, writing lead sentences, putting details in order, using transitions,
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Descriptive Writing Unit: Monster Writing  (3rd-6th grade) *A Best Seller*
* A Best Seller* This is an 8-day writing unit, complete with everything you'll need to teach your students the fun of descriptive writing. This can be adapted for grades 3-6. I've taught this to 4th and 5th graders. In a nutshell, your students will be describing a monster that they draw, usin
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Time To Get Poppin' with Descriptive Writing and the Five Senses
These activities are intended to introduce descriptive writing using the five senses with popcorn! It is intended to enhance your writing component in your classroom. These activities work best if you are able to pop the popcorn with the children so they can experience using all of their five senses
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Picture Perfect Descriptive Writing {Photograph Prompts & Graphic Organizers}
Picture Perfect Descriptive Writing (Photograph Prompts & Graphic Organizers) This packet includes 30 photo picture prompts to be used for descriptive writing. Each photo includes a graphic organizer and 2 versions of writing paper. Students will be able to look at each "real" picture and cre
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Show Not Tell - Descriptive Writing Mini Unit
This is a FUN unit to help students add description to their writing. Most students LOVE to act... they won't even know they're learning at the same time! It is a perfect unit to do by itself, or to add to a current writing unit. This is aligned to the Common Core for grades 2-5! Click PREVIEW to
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Bad Case of Stripes | Descriptive Writing |Bad Case of Stripes Bulletin Board
A BAD CASE OF THE STRIPES - A Creative Writing Project This is a fun project that integrates reading and writing with the wonderful message of "Be True to Who You Are." It makes the cutest display and kids have a blast creating the published product. Although I teach third grade, I have added pag
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Descriptive Writing: The Secret Knowledge of Grown-Ups
The Secret Knowledge of Grown-Ups is a book of secret files that have been hidden from kids for thousands of years. This book has the knowledge never before held by America’s youth and through this book they learn the real reasons grown-ups tell you to do things! By using this book, students create
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Christmas Descriptive Writing for Middle School (Gingerbread House for Sale)
This fun and challenging Gingerbread House for Sale Christmas Descriptive Writing Activity for your Middle School (grade 5 and up) students is such a great way to get in the holiday spirit! Taking on the role of a realtor, students will use descriptive writing strategies to create a
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Descriptive Writing Unit with Graphic Organizers
This package Descriptive Writing Resources contains a variety of engaging descriptive writing mini lessons to improve the writing of your upper elementary and middle school students. Using the descriptive writing graphic organizers and writing prompts provided, students practice wo
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Descriptive Writing Mini-Unit: Writing with Strong Verbs, Adjective, and Adverbs
Help your students improve their writing dramatically with strategic writing exercises that get them to think about writing with strong verbs, adjectives, and adverbs. This descriptive writing mini-unit will help your students step-by-step with an editable PowerPoint and captivating visual images.
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Bean Boozled: Descriptive Writing Game
Here's to hoping that your students don't get Bean Boozled in ELA. During this activity, students will practice three different writing strategies to spice up their vocabulary, sentence structure, and use of imagery in descriptive writing. This unit puts the popular Bean Boozled game to use where th
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Inferencing Charades: Descriptive Writing Games to Improve Narrative Writing
What student doesn't love to be an actor? In this unit, which will take approximately 4-6 days, students use their acting ability to translate dramatic skills into writing descriptions of characters' feeling and character traits through "charades." When this unit is complete, students will be able
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Show Don't Tell Descriptive Writing Game
Show Don’t Tell Descriptive Writing Game is a multisensory game that helps players learn how to write descriptive paragraphs in a fun, engaging and interactive way. Players learn how to "show" instead of "tell" the reader with the use adjectives, action verbs, adverbs, similes, metaphors and person
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Monsters- Descriptive Writing Craft and Writing Pack
This pack is going to be a favorite among your students! There are 5 wacky monsters that the students can make and use to write a descriptive writing peice. There are 2 construction options provided. One option is a printable that the students color and construct or you can use the templates that yo
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Descriptive Writing Activities and Printables
Descriptive writing can be a tricky topic for some students. This 46 page pack will help you clearly teach them this core concept using graphic organizers, printables, task cards, posters, and more! Posters for Classroom Displays and Easy Reference • descriptive writing signal word
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Descriptive Writing Picture Prompts
Descriptive Writing Picture Prompts. Using writing prompts with photos to teach descriptive writing is an effective exercise. Teach your students to use concrete, or sensory, detail with three thought-provoking photos with writing prompts and notes on using sensory detail. This is part of my complet
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The Mysteries of Harris Burdick, by Van Allsburg Descriptive Writing Project
Students will use pictures from Chris Van Allsburg's book, "The Mysteries of Harris Burdick," as inspiration for a descriptive writing piece. Students will first choose from EIGHT of the pictures from Van Allsburg's book, followed by students filling out the graphic organizers to help them develop
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Descriptive Writing - Create a Monster: $1 Deal
This $1 deal is great for introducing descriptive writing. Included is a page for students to create and draw their monster, a graphic organizer, and lined paper for their finished writing. Students create and draw a detailed picture of a monster. They everything about their monsters on the grap
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Ugly Christmas Sweater Writing & Craftivity {Persuasive & Descriptive Writing}
Sometimes is it hard to get students to want to write, especially during the Winter when some of them seem to already be on vacation! So why not make writing fun with this creative project that allows them to create their very own Ugly/Tacky holiday Sweater?! This set has 3 mini lessons and 3 thinki
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25 Common Core-aligned Prompts for Narrative and Descriptive Writing
The following 25 prompts worked wonderfully in my 6th and 7th grade language arts classes, but I believe they are applicable to the upper elementary classroom as well. The Common Core writing standards require students to: “Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using e
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Gingerbread Description Writing Freebie
The children sample a gingerbread cookie, describe it, and write about the order in which they bit into the cookie. I hope you enjoy this product. Click the links below to see more gingerbread activities!
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Have You Seen My Snowman? Descriptive Writing Activity and Craft
A true 2-in-1 descriptive writing activity and winter craft. Everything you need is included! While it may be easy to find winter crafts, most of us have minimum time and maximum pressure to meet standards and help our students master important skills. "Have You Seen My Snowman?" is a kid-thrilli
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Descriptive Writing: Adding Details Monster Match Style
Want a great engaging activity to get your students excited about descriptive writing - look no further! This Monster Match activity is perfect to introduce students to writing descriptive paragraphs and adding details in writing. As we know, details are what make writing interesting. Showing stu
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Writing Focus BUNDLE: making connections, descriptive writing, opinions, & MORE!
Whether you’re new to the profession or seasoned pro, these Writing Focus units are a lifesaver. With all the planning done for you, you are free to concentrate on what matters most…your students! This product includes everything you need to teach your students about Recount Writing, Making Connect
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"Marvel"ous Writers: An Adjective Study and Descriptive Writing Unit
Note: This unit is very similar to my Suzie Adjective Unit, but builds on skills for more experienced writers. Much like the Suzie unit, this unit includes the fashion runway show, adjective word wall, & many luscious lollipops lessons! If you are grades K-1, be sure and check this unit out in m
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Descriptive Writing Learning Stations
Whether students are writing description, narration, argument or opinion pieces, they need to be descriptive.These learning stations will help your students practice the skills they need to write effective and engaging descriptions. In the package you will find: Eight Stations th
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Snowmen at Night: Cause and Effect Art and Descriptive Writing Activity
This activity is designed to follow a read aloud of Snowmen At Night by Caralyn Buehner. This activity can also be used with the book Snowmen At Christmas. **********************************************
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Descriptive Writing Unit
A great unit for grades 2, 3 or 4! In Ontario, descriptive writing is tested on our annual EQAO test. Get your students ready with this bundle! This unit includes: - Success Criteria poster - Learning Goal poster - Assessment/rubric poster - Bump It Up exemplars to model what each level looks li
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My Dream House:  Descriptive Writing Project (five-paragraph description)
This is probably my students' favorite writing project of the year! Students design, draw, and write about the house of their dreams! The packet contains: -Brainstorming Paper -Planning Papers (1 for topic and conclusion paragraph, one for body paragraphs- I print these two papers back-to-back) -
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Descriptive Writing Unit from Lightbulb Minds
The Descriptive Writing Unit includes a game, a project and checkbric, PowerPoints, and other activities centered around descriptive writing. (Includes 11 resources below) *Please note our PowerPoints are password-protected from editing and are only compatible with PCs. Mac users will not be able
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WRITING - Narrative, Persuasive, & Descriptive Writing -DIGITAL / GOOGLE Version
WRITING PACK - GOOGLE / ONEDRIVE VERSION - An easy-to-use set of activities, graphic organizers and templates to help students write persuasive, narrative, descriptive and expository paragraphs digitally using online templates! Includes 5 of my digital writing activites with detailed assignment she
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Descriptive Writing: Sensory Web Planning Packet
Do your kids struggle writing descriptive pieces? This can be especially challenging for struggling or reluctant writers, but this packet can help! Use these "spider webs" to help your students brainstorm details that relate to all five senses (see, hear, touch, smell, and taste/feel). Helpful teac
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Descriptive Writing - Best Part of Me - Self Esteem and Body Image
My students loved this activity - which spanned over a few weeks in my Grades 1-2 class as a culminating (summative or Assessment of Learning) writing task for descriptive writing. It also focuses on author's voice. This product includes: (** please see the product preview!) - Lear
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Spooky Music Unit - Five Descriptive Writing Lessons
This descriptive music writing unit is perfect for the Halloween season. It is designed for 4-6 grade students who need practice with using musical terms to describe a music selection. There is a cross-curricular connection to descriptive writing. The unit includes 1. Five lesson plans 2. Five St
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Persuasive Writing Narrative Writing Descriptive Writing Expository Activities
Are you teaching a writing unit and want some NO PREP writing activities? With these writing worksheets, you will teach expository, persuasive, narrative, opinion, and descriptive writing with this NO PREP TYPES OF WRITING BUNDLE! There are persuasive writing, descriptive writing, expository writing
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Triangle Sentences for Descriptive Writing
Teach your students how to write more descriptively using Triangle Sentences! This pack includes: -Two examples of triangle sentences (one regular example and one silly example) --- PAINTS A PICTURE -Triangle Sentence Graphic Organizer -Triangle Sentence Chart to organize five triangle sentences
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Descriptive Writing Unit:  Most Unusual Pet Contest Essay
From the very start of this 10-day Descriptive Writing unit students are hooked! That’s because they’re required to write a descriptive pet sketch essay for an imaginary “Most Unusual Pet” contest. The contest is imaginary and so is their pet! That’s right, students have the free
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Halloween Descriptive Writing Activity for Middle School
This Halloween Descriptive Writing Activity includes fun and academically challenging Halloween activities to help you celebrate Halloween with your middle school (grade 5 and up) students! Students will practice numerous writing skills with these activities, including establishing a point o
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Descriptive Writing Bundle
Students’ writing springs to life when they learn to use descriptive techniques effectively. This descriptive writing bundle includes 60 pages of games, activities, and assignments that will help your students practice these writing skills. Besides reviewing descriptive writing techniques, student
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Sensory Detail Puzzle and Descriptive Writing Activities: Common Core Aligned
SENSORY DETAILS improve writing. These engaging, descriptive writing lesson activities are Common Core Standards aligned and are appropriate for Grades 4-8. The activities require students to categorize sensory details into categories that appeal to the various senses, which is sometimes a questio
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Narrative Writing Unit - Writing Prompts, Descriptive Writing, Writing Conflicts
Narrative Writing Pack - Writing Prompts, Descriptive Writing, Writing Conflicts This Narrative Writing Bundle contains three of my writing packs. These are designed as an in depth aid for teachers to comprehensively cover a multitude of writing skills. Students will love the narrative writing prom
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Santa's New Ride [A Descriptive Writing Project]
**Fully updated and expanded 12/11/13** This descriptive writing mini-unit is sure to be a hit with your students and get everyone in the mood for the holiday season. This packet will guide your students through a descriptive writing assignment that will have them pitching a proposal to the rest o
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