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Writing: Show, Don't Tell: Pushing Up the Sky

In this writing skills instructional activity, students read the story Pushing Up the Sky and use the graphic organizer to convert the telling statement into a descriptive showing statement. Students list examples of the details from the story. Students then think of an event from a myth they have written and listing descriptive details that help show the readers the event. Students use their web to write a descriptive paragraph about the event.

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8th - 9th
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