Everything you need to teach and assess descriptive essay writing! Includes several different types of writing paper with clip art for cute displays.
Engage your students with this writing prompt: "Guess Who's Coming to Thanksgiving Dinner?" These materials are easily adaptable to meet the needs of 3rd - 6th graders. They will also reinforce the importance of using the 6+1 Writing Traits. Ready to print and teach!
Included in the download is one .pdf format file:
• High-interest descriptive writing prompt
• A Guide for helping students understand why pre-writing is important
• Planning/Pre-writing sheets
• Student-friendly reference sheets that can used throughout the year for a variety of writing assignments:
- Descriptive Essay Tips
- Examples of Descriptive Writing
- Writing Introductions and Conclusions
- Vivid Words Brainstorm sheet
- Vivid Words Idea List
- 5 Senses Planning Map
• Detailed revision checklist
• Rubric for easy and thoughtful assessment of 6+1 Writing Traits
• Grading Sheet
• Decorative Writing Paper for publishing/presentation
• Clear Instructions and tips for teaching descriptive writing
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