Writing Success: Using Precise Language Bundle
These lessons feature visually-stimulating graphics and interactive lessons which help make challenging concepts accessible to multi-level learners.
... display cards which will show students how to effortlessly change abstract adjectives into concrete verb phrases that will delight readers.
…event ticket summarizing and paragraph-crafting exercises which showcase transitions and transition phrases.
…collaborative activities which highlight the importance of choosing precise language across genres.
Each item in this package is sold individually in this store (links provided).
If purchased separately, the total price of this bundle is $18.25. Get all three for $14.00!
What do I get?
#1 SHADES OF MEANING:
Illustrated Shades of Meaning templates get kids excited about using precise language in their own writings and help them pay attention to how the pros use words to stir readers’ emotions.
. ***Differentiated for three proficiency levels
There are differentiated exercises in this product which include:
24 Illustrated templates with word lists (beginner)
24 Illustrated templates with word prompts (intermediate)
24 Illustrated templates without cues (advanced)
24 Sets of concentration game cards (end-of-unit review)
24 Additional illustrated templates for centers
2 All-purpose templates
Individual link:SHADES OF MEANING
#2 TRANSITION EVENT TICKETS:
Ordinary paragraphs transform into powerful pieces of writing with regular use of Transition Tickets.
Students craft well-developed paragraphs using the transitions or transition phrases from their tickets to respond to class assignments.
Students use the tickets to:
Using the tickets regularly helps students commit transitions to muscle memory.
30 tickets (containing four stems and directions for using them) are included in this product.
View on YouTube:
Individual link:TRANSITION EVENT TICKETS
#3 SHOW DON'T TELL:
Get students to add interesting details to writings with “Show Don’t Tell” emoticon activities.
Students will enjoy participating in gallery walks, role plays, skit writing, and group games.
But more importantly, they will apply these skills when generating prewrites and drafting narratives.
33 Emoticon Paired Activity Sheets and Presentation Slides
32 Emoticon Task Cards
24 Emoticon Notebook Squares for Prewrites and Drafts
1 Station Display Poster Card
Individual Link: Individual link:SHOW DON’T TELL
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