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Teacher Resources by Grade
|1st - 2nd||3rd - 4th|
|5th - 6th||7th - 8th|
|9th - 10th||11th - 12th|
|Grades||6 – 12|
|Lesson Plan Type||Recurring Lesson|
|Estimated Time||50 minutes (or a series of minilessons)|
Grades 3 – 5 | Lesson Plan | Standard Lesson
Students will have a blast as they use descriptive language to write about an “explosive” and dramatic moment in their lives.
Grades 6 – 8 | Lesson Plan | Standard Lesson
This lesson teaches students how to use old verbs in a new way, thus creating new and fresh descriptive phrases.
Grades 6 – 10 | Lesson Plan | Standard Lesson
Students improve a slide show by removing pictures. Their reasons for cutting pictures are translated into revision guidelines for cutting unnecessary words and sections from their rough drafts.
Grades 9 – 12 | Strategy Guide
Most students struggle when adding detail to their body paragraphs. This guide serves as a means of instruction and provides models for the students to master development.
Grades 8 – 12 | Professional Library | Book
This resource offers unconventional strategies to guide students through some of the more difficult tasks in learning to write.