Details: Writer's Workshop Mini-Lesson

Students read the story I Know a Lady by Charlotte Zolotow. They discuss the details from the story. Students draw an illustration of what they expect their Thanksgiving dinner table will look like. They list details that describe their drawing. Students write descriptive essays based on their drawings. They trade essays and illustrate their peer's paper. Students compare their original drawing with the drawing done by the peer.

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45 mins

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