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111 resources with the concept prewriting

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A Biography

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
In this biography worksheet, students use the graphic organizer to help them plan a story about a person. Students fill in the ovals with pictures or words to prewrite for the biography.
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Making a Formal Argument - "The Most Important Word"

For Students 10th - 11th
In this formal argument worksheet, students learn debate skills by writing a formal argument to the given prompt. Students must be able to state their position, provide points that support their decision, and support each point with...
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Trace Words that Rhyme With Cake

For Students K - 1st
In this pre-writing/ language arts worksheet, students trace 5 short words. Students are then instructed to color the words that rhyme with cake.
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Trace Words that Rhyme with CAT

For Students K - 1st
In this pre-writing/language arts worksheet, students trace 5 short words. Pictures are provided for each word. Students are instructed to color the pictures that rhyme with cat.
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Writing: Lesson 2

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders examine the English Language Arts Writer's Checklist. They practice prewriting techniques. Students use clustering as a prewriting tool. They discuss how a checklist is a lot like a map in that it guides you through the...
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Organizing Doesn't Have to Be a Puzzle

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students review writing process, prepare cluster maps, organize events of their lives on an outline, and utilize graphic organizers to write autobiographical essays.
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Expository Writing

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders create Inspirations webs with graphics, and write five paragraph essays.
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How to Outline: A Fashion-Forward Approach

For Teachers 4th - 10th
Learners are exposed to and practice the conventions of outlining by first taking detailed notes on the teachers outfit. They apply these skills and outline a portion of class text.
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Out of the Dust: Guided Imagery

For Teachers 3rd - 7th
A guided imagery exercise is a great way to get readers thinking about writing. As part of their study of Out of the Dust, Karen Hesse’s 1998 Newbery Medal winning verse novel, class members listen to a reading of one of the poems from...
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Anansi Goes to Lunch - Pre-Kindergarten

For Teachers Pre-K
In a multidisciplinary lesson plan, you will focus your instruction around the West African folktale, Anansi Goes to Lunch by Bobby and Sherry Norfolk while your little learners sing songs, play games, participate in a grand...
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Camping Pre-K Pack

For Teachers Pre-K
Do your learners love to camp? Light their campfires with a set of camping-themed practice worksheets. The skills include cutting, tracing, prewriting, sorting, matching, and letter recognition.
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Prewriting: Back to School

For Students Pre-K - K
Firm up those writing hands with an exercise on tracing lines. Perfect for back-to-school time, it features a road for kids to trace in order to get the school bus to school on time.
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Write Your Own Greek Myth

For Students 6th - 9th
Invite your pupils to create original Greek characters and myths for their characters to star in. Similar to a traditional Greek myth, the story must explain a natural phenomenon, depict a struggle between good and evil characters, and...
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Story Pyramids

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Young writers generate descriptive words. They use pictures of various landscapes (from books, magazines, or the Internet) and complete a story pyramid. The pyramid (included here) asks to describe the main character, the setting, and...
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The Process of Writing a Paragraph

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders generate a written paragraph by following the 5-step writing process. In this paragraph writing lesson, 3rd graders practice brainstorming, prewriting, revising, creating final drafts, and publishing an original paragraph.
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Idea Web

For Students K - 3rd
In this prewriting activity, students fill in an idea web. No topic is given or suggested. The web can be used with any reading selection and is an organizer with circles for main ideas and lines for related facts.
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My Favorite Room - Brainstorming Sheet

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this writing worksheet, students brainstorm a writing piece about their favorite room. They write a purpose sentence, and fill a chart that describes the room using the senses. They write a draft using the purpose sentence and three...
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Adventures with Amazing Animal Facts

For Teachers 4th
Stidmets use a a form of technology (pod cast, PowerPoint, Inspiration, etc) to share the information found on their animal. They locate the Science/Technology section on the NebraskaAcess list of websites. Students use one of the...
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Reading/English Language Arts/ Instructional Strategies

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students are given a line drawing that only that students sees. They are asked to describe the drawings to the reset of the class to see if they can draw it as the teacher describes it. Students work with a partner, and they are given a...
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Proofreading

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students review the techniques of editing and proofreading then complete writing prompt worksheet to assist the beginning of the writing process. They write a first draft on an assigned topic then revise, edit and format the finished...
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Brainstorming!

For Students 1st - 4th
A simple worksheet can offer loads of possibilities. This resource includes six blank thought clouds for pupils to brainstorm ideas for their next project or assignment.
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Match the Animals

For Students Pre-K - K
Youngsters will practice pre-reading skills by drawing lines to connect pictures of animals. In one column the animal's name and head are pictured. On the body of the page, students see the entire animal. Students connect the...
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Trace Words that Rhyme with FLAG

For Students Pre-K - K
In this pre-writing/language arts worksheet, students trace 5 short words. Pictures are provided for each word. Students are instructed to color the pictures that rhyme with FLAG.
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Preschool Lesson: Guinea Pigs

For Teachers Pre-K - K
In this Guinea Pig themed lesson, learners hear the story, Guinea Pigs Add UP! and then engage in several themed learning activities. Each activity fosters skills in letter/number recognition, art, math or writing.