Looking for fun, engaging, and meaningful activities to spice up your paragraph writing block with? These writing programs are both fun and effective and encourage students to write more imaginative and informative questions and paragraphs using visual stimuli.
10 Minute Questions
They are given 10 minutes to write 5 questions for each slide. There is a slide for each visual with a 10 minute timer and a student sheet ( including a student checklist ) for students to write their questions.
10 Minute Paragraphs
This resource of a PowerPoint and PDF student worksheets is to encourage students to write more imaginative and informative paragraphs using visual stimuli.
The PowerPoint has a visual stimulus which can be used for the initial planning without the timer. Then with the timer it can be used for their final write. It reminds students about the definition of a paragraph.
There is a 10 minute timer.
There is a planner for the type of paragraph writing that you might like to do ( This would be one lesson. Students can work individually or with a partner.) There is also a sheet for students to write their final paragraph .
Checklist is included to ensure that they have followed their success criteria.
Use how best fits the needs of your students.
Collaborative Paragraph Writing Challenge
Each Collaborative Writing Prompt activity includes…
✔ a unique prompt (designed to only be one paragraph but could easily be extended if desired). Prompts are more than just a sentence or two and were written to get students to really think about the topic.
✔ a choice of mind maps for collecting ideas.
✔ a space for students to write a final draft of their paragraph. Either in colour or Black and white
✔ a group rubric
✔ self-assessment and peer assessment
Use these resources for…
✔ Morning Work
✔ Literacy Centres
✔ Early Finisher Tasks
✔ Writing Intervention
This is for use by one teacher in one classroom. If you would like to share with your colleagues, PLEASE purchase a multiple license. Thank you :)
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