Does Word Choice Affect the Quality of a Piece of Writing?
Students discuss the importance of word choice in writing. In groups, they rank a list of words from one extreme to the other. After viewing an example, students apply their knowledge of word choice by writing a descriptive paragraph of their own.
On-Demand Assessment: Writing of an Information Paragraph About How a Bullfrog Survives
Writing Portfolio: An Autobiography Assignment
Planning and Drafting Explanatory Paragraphs
Critiquing and Polishing Our Explanatory Paragraphs
Super Sentences & Perfect Paragraphs
Writing Lesson: Descriptive Paragraph
Writing: Essay Introductions and Conclusions
Leading into Good Writing
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