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Chinese New Year: Mini Lantern Template
Chinese New Year: Mini Lantern Template
Worksheet
Chinese New Year: Mini Lantern Template
Use this paper template to create a miniature lantern with your own wishes for the coming year.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
What is a Narrative? Key Features
What is a Narrative? Key Features
Worksheet
What is a Narrative? Key Features
In this activity, students will consider the key features of a narrative, such as plot, setting, rising action, and characters.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Write Your Own Ending
Write Your Own Ending
Lesson Plan
Write Your Own Ending
Get your students’ creative juices flowing with this fun creative writing lesson! Students will read a fun story and then write their own ending.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Writing: Create a Character
Writing: Create a Character
Lesson Plan
Writing: Create a Character
Your students will hone their creative writing skills as they design their own fictional characters. Use this lesson to introduce the concept of using key details and descriptive language during the prewriting phase of storytelling.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Bio Poem Template
Bio Poem Template
Worksheet
Bio Poem Template
In this worksheet, children read an example of a bio poem for jazz musician Thelonious Monk, then use the prompt to create a bio poem for a person of their choosing.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Narrative Writing: Removing Irrelevant Details
Narrative Writing: Removing Irrelevant Details
Worksheet
Narrative Writing: Removing Irrelevant Details
In this sixth-grade worksheet, students hone their narrative writing skills by practicing identifying and removing irrelevant details to strengthen a story.
6th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
What is a Narrative? Kinds of Narratives
What is a Narrative? Kinds of Narratives
Worksheet
What is a Narrative? Kinds of Narratives
In this worksheet, learners come to better understand the different kinds of narratives, and how they are similar and different, by creating a map of narrative genres.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Amazing Animals Adaptations!
Amazing Animals Adaptations!
Lesson Plan
Amazing Animals Adaptations!
Students put their knowledge of animal adaptations to the test when they create a new creature with its own unique set of adaptations!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Exploring the Narrative
Exploring the Narrative
Lesson Plan
Exploring the Narrative
Teach your students to entertain readers with narrative writing. This lesson will help your students understand the genre, the different parts of a story, and elements such as character, setting, and conflict.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
My Perfect Pet
My Perfect Pet
Lesson Plan
My Perfect Pet
In this lesson, your students will go through the writing process to write about their perfect pets and then make a 3-D version of this pet, mount the final draft, and display it.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Wacky Writing Prompts
Wacky Writing Prompts
Workbook
Wacky Writing Prompts
Writing doesn't have to be a bore! Inspire reluctant writers to use their imaginations for storytelling. Colorful pictures can spark creativity in kids and help them strengthen descriptive writing.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
A Brain Break: Zombpocalypse
A Brain Break: Zombpocalypse
Workbook
A Brain Break: Zombpocalypse
From zombie history to writing prompts and survival preparedness, this mix of zombie-themed worksheets is the perfect treat for kids who need fun brain breaks and supplementary work.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
Journal Writing Task Cards #1
Journal Writing Task Cards #1
Worksheet
Journal Writing Task Cards #1
Use these 24 cards for daily writing exercises, or hand them out to encourage variety in writing!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Journal Prompts For Kids
Journal Prompts For Kids
Workbook
Journal Prompts For Kids
Kids can go on a daily writing adventure with a month's worth of prompts to keep writing skills sharp. Invent an animal, write a recipe, make three wishes, and more!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
Conclude a Story
Conclude a Story
Lesson Plan
Conclude a Story
Good storytelling always includes a great ending! Your students will learn academic vocabulary and add their own conclusion to a short story. Use this as a stand-alone lesson or as an introduction to the Write Your Own Ending lesson plan.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Write the Ending: Kaniesha’s Trip
Write the Ending: Kaniesha’s Trip
Worksheet
Write the Ending: Kaniesha’s Trip
It's time to put on your creative writing caps! Your students will enjoy writing their own endings to this unfinished story!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Object Creative Writing
Object Creative Writing
Lesson Plan
Object Creative Writing
This writing lesson allows young authors to take random objects on exciting adventures. Students will enjoy telling stories from their objects' points of views, from exposition to resolution.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Winter Writing Journal
Winter Writing Journal
Workbook
Winter Writing Journal
Whip up a flurry of creativity with these writing prompts; a perfect addition to any writer's journal. Play with story cards, write out winter goals and go on writing adventures in winter scenarios.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
Story Hooks
Story Hooks
Lesson Plan
Story Hooks
Give your students an introduction to types of story hooks as they compose original story beginnings the help of a word bank. This can be a stand-alone lesson or a support lesson for the Capture That Reader! lesson plan.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Writing With Technology Choice Board
Writing With Technology Choice Board
Worksheet
Writing With Technology Choice Board
Share your writing with the world through any of the unique formats from this Writing With Technology Choice Board worksheet!
6th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Story Mountain Prewriting
Story Mountain Prewriting
Worksheet
Story Mountain Prewriting
Young writers will traverse the story mountain to create a narrative plot of their own! Students will consider various story elements, including characters, setting, climax, problem, and solution with this great visual aid.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Imagery: Show, Don't Tell
Imagery: Show, Don't Tell
Worksheet
Imagery: Show, Don't Tell
Encourage your students to use imagery - visually descriptive language that paints a picture. Ask your students to rewrite vague statements with vivid imagery.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Match: Show Don’t Tell
Make a Match: Show Don’t Tell
Worksheet
Make a Match: Show Don’t Tell
Kids learn how to "show" instead of "tell" in their writing.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Creative Writing: Animal Antics
Creative Writing: Animal Antics
Worksheet
Creative Writing: Animal Antics
What if you could make up your own animal species? Your child will have fun as she uses her imagination to hone her writing skills.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Super Hero Supporting Details
Super Hero Supporting Details
Worksheet
Super Hero Supporting Details
Super powers and saving the world will make any child want to write! Your third grader will learn about adding supporting details to their main idea.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet