Are you looking for a way to make grammar instruction exciting? Use an awesome mentor text like Rob Gonsalves' "Imagine a Place" to teach students about adjective clauses!
This lesson plan encourages students to find patterns of adjective clauses within literature, all while letting their imaginations run wild. Students will discover the power of adding descriptive details to simple sentences, and then they will get to create their own sentences inspired by "imagining a place" they would like to go.
1) Detailed lesson plan
2) Pre-writing graphic organizer to scaffold thinking
3) Writing worksheet to write new sentences
This lesson can work for gifted Kindergarteners up to 2nd or 3rd grade.