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The Magic of Three: Techniques for the Writer's Craft

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The Magic of Three: Techniques for the Writer's Craft

Grades 4 – 8
Estimated Time One 30-minute session
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International Literacy Association


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December 10, 2015

Caroline, I would give students a quick write prompt and have them right paragraphs incorporating a magic three. Students can share their writing orally with classmates. There are also some good videos on YouTube about magic 3 too. Just view. Some of them focus in on just series of verbs...



April 05, 2014

Hi, how can I make this lesson longer? I need a writing lesson for 4-6th graders that lasts 1 hour. I want to use this lesson but I need it to be longer. Do you have suggestions on how I can make this lesson last longer??



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