“EXPOSITION! Learn, Create, Improve”
Is a specially tailored series of 24 writing cards for grades 6-12
The Goal of this Exposition resource is to
teach, practice and IMPROVE upon Exposition, the first element of fiction writing.
Help students SHOW
, not tell, and
vary their writing style and technique through different exercises.
Using these 24 strong and targeted writing ideas can organically incite and inspire students to write a complete story
Directions, Overview, and Implementation Ideas
. We recommend you photocopy and/or laminate these. Use in a lesson, unit, in centers, and more (SEE PREVIEW).
Handout, “What is Exposition?”
which includes definition and brief overview of Exposition, benefits of writing and learning exposition, and Freytag’s Pyramid.
A “Keep Track” Form
, which allows students to note down not only which of the 24 prompts they have accomplished, but an area to gauge each prompt on its ability to turn into a full-length story.
24 Prompts targeted to teach and help students improve in exposition writing
– 4 per page – clearly typed and outlined for easy cutting, copying and laminating.
Two “Invent Your Own Prompt” Pages
, - 4 prompts per page – one page lined, one page unlined.
WHAT WE LOVE ABOUT THIS PRODUCT –
Use up to 24 times
A GREAT targeted approach to writing improvement by element – use one or more in portfolios
Use as morning work, “Do Now,”
for early finishers,
in your writing station/center
So easy to use, you can provide it as an emergency lesson!
PAIR THIS WITH OUR “Rewriting” and “Workshop” lessons to maximize an already useful product!
Peer Edit Starter Kit
Preparing Students for the Writer’s Workshop!