Use this semantic map to help students learn and use vocabulary in all subject areas.
Chose five and write a short story. Would have to change some to make it age appropriate.
FEELINGS WHEEL: Pick an emotion and make a list of what actions you would have to perform to get people to guess it. Later, use that list to develop a character,
Free Character Trait List - sorted by synonyms to help students build character trait vocabulary. Teaching Made Practical
Good Endings for Stories.pdf - Google Drive
roll a story, roll an emotion (for reading fluency), roll a partner, and lots of other dice-related activities
Leach Teach: Friday Freebie: Transition Words for STAAR writing. Face it...transition words are so abstract! Kids don't "get" how to use them- let alone which ones to use! I broke this resource into Narrative and Expository transitions and left a space for students to add their own. At the end of the file, I shared a great mini-lesson idea to help you teach these crazy abstract things!