FIVE MINUTE FAST STARTS...
HOW TO USE THIS PRODUCT
Thank you for purchasing this product! This product is to complement the "Seven Steps to Writing Success" program.
All language and terms used are from the program and I have made this resource to support one of the Seven Steps – Step 2, Sizzling Starts.
In this activity, students are given 5 minutes (1 minute per prompt) to hook your reader with a sizzling start. Explain to your students that you have seven seconds to grab the reader’s attention with a sizzling start when they write any piece! They can use the following list (write on board) to help them:
A vivid description
An interesting fact
Create a moment of change
There are 4 different sizzling start Five Minute Fast Start packs you can choose from. (colour coded). So you are able to complete this lesson on four different days.
Enjoy! This will really help your students writing. Encourage them to share as a class - they love it!
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