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Do you struggle each day to devise an engaging writing prompt for your students creative writing time? This 36-slide Powerpoint will make your life easy (at least for the month of November!) Prompts for the month of November include: a 3-lesson unit on personification with examples of delightful personification poems, quotes that lead to thoughtful discussion (are thankful people happy or are happy people thankful?), topics for persuasive writing (the age-old favorite of how can we improve cafeteria food?), and narrative writing (What if Cinderella hadn't lost her slipper on her way to the pumpkin coach?). All slides are presented on a beautiful autumn backdrop. Get your students talking and writing...just for this month! (If you like this product, my December prompts will be downloaded the last week of November.) Also, download my free, one week of prompts, with an October focus.
Write routinely over extended time frames (time for research, reflection, and revision) and shorter time frames (a single sitting or a day or two) for a range of tasks, purposes, and audiences.
Develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a new approach.
Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, well-chosen details, and well-structured event sequences.
Write informative/explanatory texts to examine and convey complex ideas and information clearly and accurately through the effective selection, organization, and analysis of content.