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Poetry, Prose, and Drama, Oh My!
Poetry, Prose, and Drama, Oh My!
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Poetry, Prose, and Drama, Oh My!
Nourish your child's inner writer with this lesson on three different forms of literature: poetry, prose, and drama. After going through some examples of each, students will demonstrate their knowledge by filling out bubble maps.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Close Reading Through Word Choice
Close Reading Through Word Choice
Lesson Plan
Close Reading Through Word Choice
Every great reader and writer knows that syntax matters. During this lesson, students will use the close reading strategy to focus on word choice, and use their understanding of syntax to develop theories about patterns in the text.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Gold Rush
Gold Rush
Workbook
Gold Rush
There are nuggets of California history in this here workbook! The California Gold Rush sets the stage to practice reading and social studies skills.
4th grade
Social studies
Workbook
Interesting Introductions
Interesting Introductions
Lesson Plan
Interesting Introductions
Teach young authors how to "hook" readers with this hands-on lesson. By examining novels and developing their own introductions, students will be able to hone their writing skills.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Superstitions: Ideas for Writing
Superstitions: Ideas for Writing
Workbook
Superstitions: Ideas for Writing
No need to knock on wood, this book just takes a page from common superstitions to give kids great writing practice! They can consider some origins as they read and write about different beliefs.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
Aiming for Your Audience
Aiming for Your Audience
Lesson Plan
Aiming for Your Audience
Good writers begin with a knowledge of who their audience is. They shape their piece knowing that there will be a certain kind of reader on the other side. This lesson will help young writers cultivate an awareness of their audience.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Paint a Word Picture
Paint a Word Picture
Lesson Plan
Paint a Word Picture
Students become word artists as they use ordinary pictures to practice creating detailed descriptions. This technique helps your class learn how to paint a picture with words.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Gratitude Journal
Gratitude Journal
Worksheet
Gratitude Journal
Use this helpful journal prompt to get your child thinking about gratitude and their impact on others. Can be used as a one-time or ongoing activity.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Using Font and Text Features in Your Writing
Using Font and Text Features in Your Writing
Lesson Plan
Using Font and Text Features in Your Writing
Learn to use text formatting tools like capitalization, bold, underline, and italics to give emphasis to your writing.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Adding Voice to Your Writing
Adding Voice to Your Writing
Worksheet
Adding Voice to Your Writing
There are many ways that writers can add voice to their writing, including dialect, emotion, word choice, and ALL CAPS.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Gold Rush Advertisement
Gold Rush Advertisement
Worksheet
Gold Rush Advertisement
Look at this scene of a mining town during the Gold Rush and create an advertisement that persuades people to travel to California.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Writing for an Audience
Writing for an Audience
Worksheet
Writing for an Audience
Get to know your readers with this practice prompt, to help kids learn the importance of writing for an audience.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
"Knock On Wood"
"Knock On Wood"
Worksheet
"Knock On Wood"
Have you ever knocked on wood to counter-jinx yourself? Now it's time to find out the truth behind this well-known superstition!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Broken Mirror
Broken Mirror
Worksheet
Broken Mirror
If you break a mirror, will it really give you bad luck for 7 years? Investigate the origins of this famous superstition with a fun writing activity.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet