Descriptive Writing Learning Stations

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6th - 12th, Homeschool
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This has become one of my go-to activities because the students enjoy it and produce such wonderful writing at the stations. THank you for this resource!
I was getting really tired of reiterating to my students SHOW don't tell. This was a really good way for them to expand their descriptions in their academic writing.
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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 description (now updated for distance learning).

In the package you will find:

Eight Stations that focus on using descriptive imagery, figurative language, effective word choice, showing, describing a person, thoughts & feelings, a concept and a scene.

Titles & Task Cards to label your stations and direct your students. The task cards have options and are editable. All are available in black and white.

Photo Prompts that present students with a variety of subjects to describe. Use these or provide your own - or make it part of the assignment and have students take photos on their phones. You can also place objects at each station for students to describe.

Editable Rubrics that you can use if you want to provide summative and/or formative assessment for your students.

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Total Pages
Eight Stations
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Teaching Duration
1 hour
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