This notebook will introduce writing craft, give examples and practice for students. No cutting or pasting! Part 1: Colorful words: Amazing Adverbs, Awesome Adjectives, and Vivid Verbs. Part 2: Figurative Language: Similes, Metaphors, Personification, Idioms, and Hyperboles. Part 3: Strong Openings: Hook Your Reader, Part 4: Good Endings, Part 5: Using Specifics. Part 6: Combining Sentences Part 7: Using Transition Words. Part 8: Show Don't Tell..showing how a character feels instead of telling... Explanation, examples to use for reference, and try your own.
Teach the writing craft through this notebook. Students will keep this notebook as a reference for writing.