.Write about why you chose this topic, what the website would contain, and who else you think might be interested in going to your site. I was the lead detective on a very difficult case to solve. Choose anything in the universe and write about it—whether or not it would be realistic for a person to travel there! What type of clothing would they wear? If you were a principal and you had to hire some new teachers for your school, what qualities would you look for in a teacher?
I woke up, and could not remember my name or where I was.
Well, at this point, I have enough data to group my students into small groups for re-teaching or extension lessons. How did you feel before and after the apology? If you could take 3 famous people with you on a trip around the world, who would you take and why? What is the 1 goal you hope to achieve in middle school?
Traveling to Any Country in the World How would you feel if you learned that you were moving to a new city next month? Write about a time when you were able to influence someone to change his or her way of thinking.
Now, it is time to get into perfecting their conventions and practicing on demand prompts. By the end of the 9-week period, my students have usually written around essays in that genre. But mostly, we just aimlessly read read alouds, wrote to prompts, and shared our writing. I woke up and found a dinosaur in my back yard. In this post, I want to share how I teach writing in 5th grade very applicable to 3rd and 4th grade as well.
I may have the students write beginnings, then chose their favorite. Imagine that there were no telephones, cell phones, or computers. Write about your favorite pop star. Describe what it looks like, what it sounds like, how it moves, and what it eats. Describe the most beautiful place or scene you ever saw. Create a new car for the future.
If you could be a new character on your favorite T. Inside the ancient Egyptian pyramid I discovered
I have found that it is better to end the week with more independent writing to apply all they have learned. It was not the birthday gift I was expecting. Which actors would you choose to play the lead roles? A kind teacher that I will always remember. Describe what makes him or her so interesting and what you think of his or her life. Write a letter to your best friend on Earth telling him or her about this experience.
Describe your favorite restaurant. What would be different? Anchor charts— As a class, we create anchor charts for almost every writing mini-lesson I teach.