features of descriptive writing ks2
This resource from Greenville County Schools in South Carolina provides several ideas for writing in math class. Writing and mathematics are similar in that they both require gathering, organizing, and clarifying thoughts. Writing can assist math instruction by helping children make sense of mathematics and by helping teachers understand what children are learning.
The Writing Fix provides a lesson plan for using Roald Dahl’s The Twits as a mentor text to teach descriptive writing.
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My dog’s fur felt like silk against my skin and her black coloring shone, absorbing the sunlight and reflecting it back like a pure, dark mirror.
The waves rolled along the shore in a graceful, gentle rhythm, as if dancing with the land.
Off in the distance I could hear…
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