This is an engaging unit that teaches descriptive writing in a clear step by step manner. It begins by teaching students to use sensory details to write a descriptive paragraph about a food, then a descriptive paragraph about an object and then a descriptive essay about a place. It ends with a creative assignment where students think of an imaginary place and describe it. There are many engaging activities to aid students in using sensory details effectively. It includes a grading rubric.
Includes a 30 page student booklet with graphic organizers and sample writings and 7 pages of detailed teacher lesson plans.
A sure and easy way to improve your students descriptive writing!