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Show Don't Tell: Adding Attention-Grabbing Details to Narratives

Grade Levels
3rd - 12th, Higher Education, Homeschool
Formats Included
  • PDF
50 pages
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Get students to add interesting details to writings with “Show Don’t Tell” emoticon activities.

Students will enjoy participating in gallery walks, role plays, skit writing, and group games.

But more importantly, they will apply these skills when generating pre-writes and drafting narratives.

This product is also included in the Banish Boring Writing Bundle

Bundle Link:Banish Boring Writing


33 Emoticon Paired Activity Sheets and Presentation Slides

32 Emoticon Task Cards

24 Emoticon Notebook Squares for Prewrites and Drafts

1 Station Display Poster Card

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Total Pages
50 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Semester
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