Half-sheet worksheet to teach students how to expand their sentences by adding who, did what, when, where and why. After they come up with all of those details they combine them to write an interesting, complete sentence.
Give your students specific strategies for how to elaborate in their writing. These task cards include many techniques to help develop their narrative writing, including: -use of sensory language -how to introduce the main character -showing character
SENTENCE EXPANSION---Similar to the foldable it is a visual way to build and expand a sentence. You could also have student write a sentence and ask student if they included a piece on each part of the triangle.
Searching for easy, focused printables to support writing lessons? Here are 25 key writing topics- each featured in a mini book format with a concentrated skill focus section inside and a final reflection portion at each foldable books end.
an 8 x 11 sized "poster" created to help my second grade students to remember to write better sentences. It helps them to remember to include details in their sentences and try to paint a picture with words, including verbs, adjectives, nouns, etc.