AWESOME - not the paint samples necessarily, but more "core" words to use to illustrate importance of strong and specific verbs in writing! LOVE this! Use paint cards for teaching the Common Core Language standard about "Shades of Meaning"
Could use for whole group or writing station.Story Bags - put a few random items in a paper bag, and kids can write creative stories about them! (Could have 1 kid each week be responsible for bringing in items)
I missed school yesterday. I'm really curious as to what happened.
End of year writing activity: The kids write about a summer vacation they had or one they plan to have. Then they write the final on the sunglasses, glue the glasses to large construction paper, and draw their face around the
Writing Prompts for Writing with Imagery. You could also use cards from the game Taboo and have the students describe the word/concept without using any of the "Taboo" words. Or one could try excersise not telling the obvious
Educational Halloween Activities for the BIG KIDS!
This pin contains some ideas for creative writing prompts for high school age students. This particular prompt is for students to write a narrative about Halloween from the perspective of a piece of candy! I think this is such a fun idea!
THIS IS GENIUS! Use great critical reading strategies without copying the textbook! sheet protector in .Simply trim the side and bottom edge, leave three hole punched edge. Write with dry-erase markers, then wipe clean for the next spread