W.5.3d

Use concrete words and phrases and sensory details to convey experiences and events precisely.

 
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Please Show Me...Don't Tell Me: Writing Descriptive Setting Paragraphs

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing Narrative Stories to Entertain Your Readers
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing Narrative Stories to Entertain Your Readers
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Showing readers your story details helps them "jump" into your stories. Telling them what to think leaves them feeling uninvolved.

 
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show dont tell
   

Setting the Setting for your Writing

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing Narrative Stories to Entertain Your Readers
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing Narrative Stories to Entertain Your Readers
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

The setting offers readers a flashback into the background of a story. We can learn from others writing by identifying the parts of a good setting.

 
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setting
   

Post Assessment of Narrative Writing Skills to Determine Understanding

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing Narrative Stories to Entertain Your Readers
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing Narrative Stories to Entertain Your Readers
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Post assessments give us the opportunity to show others how much and how well we have learned.

 
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students
   

Writing Where We Are: Crafting Effective Setting Paragraphs

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing Narrative Stories to Entertain Your Readers
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing Narrative Stories to Entertain Your Readers
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Our settings help our readers "see" our story locations.

 
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mirage of the setting
   

Nature's Fury: Performance Task - Final day

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Nature's Fury - Part III
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Nature's Fury - Part III
Christina Jarvi
Easton, MD
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Let's make our writing more interesting & descriptive!

 
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Common Core ELA
 
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