Give your students more choices when writing great leads. This PowerPoint is a multiple day lesson on how to write six different types of leads or hooks. Students will be engaged from the beginning with examples from several popular books.
Each lead type will be taught with a description and specific example to model how students can incorporate the strategy into their own writing.
Types of Leads Taught include:
- Figurative Language Leads
- Snapshot Leads (setting or character)
- Talking Leads
- Personal Connection Leads
- Statement Leads
- Action Leads
Product is a PowerPoint and completely editable for you to customize for your students and classroom. This lesson is interactive and gives students a chance to practice the strategies learned in their own writing.