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Adjective? What's an Adjective?
Mount a variety of pictures (fantasy, rustic, portraits, action) on large sheets of paper and post them around the classroom. Groups rotate from poster to poster, adding adjectives to describe each of the pictures. Writers use these word banks to write a poem, story, or newspaper article.
5th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 99 Downloads
Students write a creative writing piece by personifying apples. In this creative writing instructional activity, students view a PowerPoint about the writing process and brainstorm about apples. Students write a rough draft about their apple and peer edit their stories.
5th - 7th Language Arts 3 Views 16 Downloads
Pizzaz! Magazinie Marvels. People Interested in Zippy & Zany Zcribbling.
Students explore creative writing. Students select pictures from old magazines. In groups, students receive a folder containing pictures. They create a story based upon the pictures given.
1st - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download
A Tour Through the Circulatory System
Use Microsoft Publisher to create a brochure tracing the path blood flows through the body. Working in cooperative groups, seventh graders use creative writing skills to create a "travel" brochure written from the viewpoint of a drop of blood.
7th Science 8 Views 285 Downloads
Creative Writing - Research and Letters
Here's a fresh approach that combines research, business and personal letter writing, and creative story telling. Student groups research different decades in the life of a famous Japanese astronomer. They then craft a decade fact sheet, business and personal letters, and a character sketch.
7th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
Creative Writing Poem
Fifth graders write poetry using imagery and practice poetry presentation. For this poetry lesson, 5th graders listen as the teacher reads a humorous poem using different voice modulations and presentation techniques. They discuss the presentation before writing and presenting their original poems.
5th Language Arts 3 Views 36 Downloads
Slaves, the Labor Force, and the Economy
Students examine critical role that slaves, freemen, and plebeians played in the Roman Empire. They complete creative writing that addresses how the Roman class system and the use of slavery contributed to the downfall of the Roman Empire.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 27 Downloads
Creative Writing Activity
Eleventh graders create an illustrated historical fiction paper written in the first person as if they lived in North Carolina during the time period from 1780-1800. They used the Eastern North Carolina Digital Library and a timeline of American history.
11th Language Arts 3 Views 14 Downloads
John, Paul, George, and Ben; An Author's Creative Writing Process
Young scholars are divided into groups and listen to the teacher talk about John Hancock while they mentally conjure up a make up story of this historical figure. In this creative writing lesson, students practice creative ideas by orally speaking about them and sharing them.
1st - 5th Language Arts 3 Views 15 Downloads
National Poetry Month Activity
Young scholars explore language arts by participating in a creative writing class activity. In this poetry lesson, students identify the word play, acrostic and alphabet style of poetry. Young scholars create a poem in each form to celebrate National Poetry Month.
2nd - 5th Language Arts 4 Views 27 Downloads
Real Life Challenge: An Evening of Fresh Voices
Students participate in a poetry and prose reading of their original work. For this creative writing lesson, students write poems, fiction, and non-fiction to present in an individual performance. Students work in groups to prepare a coffee house style public reading.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads