This is a three page document which defines, models, and allows students to practice writing a detailed setting for any type of creative writing project or prompt. It first defines setting. Then, it give examples of rich published setting descriptions. Next, the lesson asks students to search for published setting descriptions and note the authors words and phrases. Then, it shows a detailed list of characteristics of a setting. Lastly, it prompts students to write a setting paragraph. There is a peer conference option at the end.