Get Your Verbs on: This activity will get students out of their seats to improve their verb choices in their writing. Sometimes student writing lacks life and energy. This lesson will help students become more engaged with their word choices. Students will realize that the energy of a sentence is centered on the verb. Making careful verb choices can provide the powerful “punch” that good writing requires. VERBS give a writer’s ideas ACTION and ENERGY!! This activity is designed to help students add action to their writing by PERFORMING their verbs!