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Creating powerful descriptives is our fifth and sixth grade writing focus.

Click on the Writing Site for an explanation and examples of descriptive writing.

Writing Warmup:
Students use the following website to warm up for writing:
http://anthro.amnh.org/

Metropolitan Museum of Art daily artwork

 

Writing Assignment Links:
RECESS

BENEFITS OF RECESS

Interactive Writing:

Poety Extra

Literate Learner Six-Trait Writing

The Deep

Favorite Poem

Poetry Forms

Figurative Language

A Writing Lesson

Multigenre Mapper

Outline

Who, Whom, Whose

Grammar Games

Prefixes and Suffixes

 

Typing Links:

Dance Mat

Typing Test

 

Writing Rubrics:

 

Spider Links:

Curious About Spiders

Report choices

spider room

Common North American Spiders

photo link

Everything about spiders

Kidzone

Poetry Links:

Poems for Peace

Diamante

Acrostic

Tongue Twisters


Writing Links:

Outline Maker

Newspaper