Learners begin with completing the graphic organizer to tell about four things thaat hapeen in fall. After using their graphic organizer to tell a friend about fall, they choose one fall topic to draw a detailed picture about and to label as much as they can in the picture.
Using this picture, the learner tells about the fall event they are describing by dictating their sentences to an adult.
Each learner gets the opportunity to dhare with peers and listen to their suggestions for adding details to either their picture or words.
This activity is a great introduction to Common Core Speaking and lIstening and descriptive writing expectations.