In this creative writing instructional activity, students use the prompt to write a creative short story. Students write about their experiences after drinking an invisibility potion.
3 Views 0 Downloads
365 Days of Writing Prompts
"If you could un-invent something what would it be?" "What are you more comfortable with—routine or spontaneity?" Here's a packet of one-a-day writing prompts. Although designed for fifth graders, the topics are appropriate for any grade...
5th - 12th English Language Arts
Saturday Market by Patricia Grossman
Readers make personal connections to Saturday Market by Patricia Grossman and answer comprehension questions while reading the book. Comparing and contrasting the different characters in a Venn diagram leads to a kinesthetic activity...
3rd - 4th English Language Arts
Island of the Blue Dolphins: A Novel Study
Reading Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell? Use this set of worksheets to accompany a novel study of the famous book. Each set of sheets is broken up to include two chapters of reading comprehension, vocabulary study, research...
4th - 6th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Mystery and Macabre, He Wrote: Lesson 2 Is Number 2 Of 15 In Unit Plan
Students read a story and engage in discussions based on what they've read. For this language arts lesson, students read The Chaser by Kathleen McWhorter and work in pairs to discuss some topics from the story.
5th - 8th English Language Arts
Responding to Literature: James and the Giant Peach
Fifth grade reader/writers create an alternate ending to an episode in Roald Dahl's James and the Giant Peach in which our protagonist "loses" the chance to magically solve all his problems. Prompts students not only to write creatively...
5th English Language Arts