Common Core Aligned Resources for W.5.3
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, descriptive details, and clear event sequences.
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Description as Mind Control: Using Details to Help Readers Visualize Your Story
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
The class listens to a descriptive passage from Gary Paulsen's novel Hatchet. The passage evokes mental images which pupils are instructed to illustrate. In small groups, they share their pictures. They discuss which words and details...
Understanding the Modern Olympic Games
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Do you know when and where the first Olympic Games were held? Do you know what each of the five rings in the Olympic symbol represent? Your pupils will learn about the birth and development of the modern Olympic Games, and will conclude...
A Circular Journey to Imaginative Narrative Writing
3rd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
There is nothing better than a good story. Young authors examine the circular journey common in stories like The Wizard of Oz and Jack and the Beanstalk. They engage in a series of activities that help them understand story elements and...