Musical Instruments Fact Brackets
This writing activity allows kids to make choices while writing sentences about fiction and non-fiction topics. Simply print and assemble the brackets poster. Then, writers can choose a winner in each bracket. Every time they choose a winner, they write a fact about the winner. The ending result is a lot of sentence writing practice, a lot of research practice and 5 sentences about the winning choice that can be turned into a quality piece of writing. This activity works independently, in small groups, or as a whole class. It's great for enrichment work and reluctant writers. Simply print and go!