See the ornament/writing lesson by downloading the preview.
This activity is perfect for the Christmas holidays. Students are asked to design a special ornament. They must speak to:
Discussion/debate of a quote
Who will receive the ornament
The ornament's purpose
The ornament's sentimental or monetary value
The ornament's shape, size, colors, and special features
Where the ornament would be displayed
This item includes:
A poster with a quote for discussion/debate (this can also be used as a bulletin board sign)
The student "Design An Ornament" worksheets with specific student questions and paragraphing guidelines
A list of ornament adjectives to aid in the ornament's description
The "Draw Your Ornament" title page with student directions
Optional bulletin board sign and lettering "Holiday Ornaments"
This activity easily allows for differentiation, encourages students to think critically, and it's so much fun.
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