Do you want to practice having students write using sensory details? Do you want students to “show not tell” when they write? Here is a great way to practice using emotions and a pumpkin.
*A fun and creative activity that helps students practice using sensory details by having them choose an emotion and write about it using "show not tell" and decorating a pumpkin to match that emotion
*students guess the emotion on the pumpkin from the students description
- direction sheet
-example of a finished activity
-student activity sheet
-rubric for activity