Common Core Aligned Resources for W.4.3
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, descriptive details, and clear event sequences.
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Description as Mind Control: Using Details to Help Readers Visualize Your Story
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
The class listens to a descriptive passage from Gary Paulsen's novel Hatchet. The passage evokes mental images which pupils are instructed to illustrate. In small groups, they share their pictures. They discuss which words and details...
Understanding the Modern Olympic Games
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Do you know when and where the first Olympic Games were held? Do you know what each of the five rings in the Olympic symbol represent? Your pupils will learn about the birth and development of the modern Olympic Games, and will conclude...
Setting: Sensory Details: Twelve Dancing Princesses
2nd - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
Encourage your class to use sensory details in their writing with this activity! This worksheet provides a short passage about dancing princesses and asks young writers to identify sensory details, develop a setting for a folktale, and...
Describing Paintings: Calm or Stormy
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Young writers use nouns, verbs, and adjectives to describe details in two paintings. One depicts a sunny landscape, and the other shows a cloudier view. They write a narrative inspired by the paintings, paying attention to transitional...