Highlighting the role of specific and interesting nouns in written composition -
Word choice is an important element of quality writing. Teach students to choose words carefully and add interest and variety to written compositions! This product encourages students to think carefully about nouns and choose nouns for writing that are specific and interesting.
The product includes activities that encourage students to:
Generate alternative noun choices for nouns that are overused
Replace overused nouns in sentences to improve compositions
Compose sentences using interesting and specific nouns
Illustrate sentences containing specific nouns
(Illustrations can be used for a great bulletin board highlighting composition skills!)
The product is ready to go and will make a great activity for students to complete with a substitute or to prepare independently while the teacher conferences with students individually on compositions and projects.
Help your students improve and refine their composition skills with these activities that focus on the importance of the words we choose for writing!