This Show, Don't Tell: Details to Make Writing Come Alive lesson plan also includes:
After each of three viewings of a 45-second video, aspiring writers employ vivid adjectives and precise, strong verbs to "show, don't tell." First they compose a single sentence, then three, and finally a five-sentence paragraph. Repeat with a slightly enhanced version of the first video. Follows "I do, We do, You do" format. Use the high-interest videos attached or substitute others of your choice.