FCAT Writing Prompts
Everyone has been alone at one time or another. Think about a time you were alone at home or someplace else. Tell about a time you were alone so the reader feels that he was there.
As the students entered the room...
Explain your favorite type of entertainment and why you like it.
What is something you want to learn to do? Explain what you would like to learn and why.
Imagine your school closes for the day, and you can do anything you want. What will you do? Write
a story about what happens.
LESSON PLAN FORMAT
Title of Lesson: My Favorite Community Helper
Topic: Community Helpers
Subject Areas: Language Arts, Social Studies, and Fine Arts
Grade Level: 1st Grade
Description or Outcome Statement:
Students will listen to a haiku poem about a Construction Worker. Together, students...
personal questions, using modal verbs for rules, setting the classroom rules. Mastering the usage "What's your name", "My name is...", " Where are you from?", "What pet do you have?", "What is your favorite food/drink/color?", "How many brothers and sisters do you have?"
Warm up - 5 minutes
Opening-day letter. Write a letter to your students. In that letter, introduce yourself to students. Tell them about your hopes for the
new school year and some of the fun things you'll be doing in class. In addition, tell students a few personal things about yourself; for
example, your likes and dislikes...
interest a classmate to want to read your book. The inside of your bag should include items that you will be able to use to explain important parts of your book.
Pick any book that is a comfortable reading level for you. (You will need to get the approval of your teacher.)
Due Date: Monday, February...
a young child I loved to write, whether it was my own made up stories on my own, or ones I had to do for school. Spelling was fun for a while, till you get graded on it. As the years went by writing in my life was going to change dramatically, learning rules of how to write, all of it was to become a...
Teaching Kids to Write Fantastic Hooks
When it comes to teaching kids writing, one of the most important strategies to teach is how to write a hook. The hook is the very first sentence in the essay, and a good one creates a lasting impression with the reader. One mistake I see kids frequently making...
Why was your name chosen for you?
What was happening in the world when you were born?
What is your earliest memory of home?
What was your favorite hiding place as a child?
What is your favorite hiding place as an adult?
What was your favorite store and why did you like to go there?
favored by a teacher. To become a teacher's pet, it will take a bit of work, but the results are phenomenal. When you're a teacher's pet, the teacher is more likely to accept excuses from you, and you are guaranteed a good high school recommendation. Being a teacher's pet, depending upon your personality...
to introduce myself as your new pen panel. My name is Kesvani Rajeendran. I am 14 years old and in the 9th grade. When your teacher, Mr. Romasanta, told us we would be getting pen pals from a different country, I was very excited.
One thing I would love to learn about is your school. I am interested...
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topic sentence. Number the supporting details. Underline the conclusion.
Winter is my favorite season because I like the clothes, the food and the
activities. In the winter, I can wear a big coat and my favorite sweater. When it's cold, I
can eat hot foods and soup. I like to drink hot chocolate,...
person living today. Write an essay that identifies the
person and the advice you would give. Choose a familiar subject so that you can provide details
and elaboration that explain why this person needs your advice.
2. In an essay, explain how disappointments can have a good side.
3. Write an essay explaining...
Mimicry of teachers: students who imitate teachers whether as harmless fun or to be just like them. While imitating teachers, they try to enact their way of communication, facial expressions teacher, etc. Imitating teachers can form a funny part of your celebrations as well, where teachers also enjoy...
Fellow English Teachers:
Because you are reading teachers, I do not need to convince you that everybody must read. I do not need to explain to you why everybody must read. I do not even need to tell you how everybody must read. That is what you do every day as reading teachers.
Get it Write!
Exercise your first grader's writing muscles! These activities put a fun spin on writing and grammar practice.
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Write Pen Pal Postcards Start a Personal Post Office Dictionary Treasure Hunt Write a Story From an Ant's Perspective Sight Word Jenga Write a Mixed Up Story...
The prompt is to be “loose”, that is the student can write on any subject that comes
to mind, tweaking the prompt to fit him/her.
The mode of the piece is narrative. This simply means a personal experience.
The maximum time to write is 30 minutes. When the student is finished, proceed
Where and when were you born? Where have you lived since then?
3. Who are your two favorite musicians/rock bands?
4. What type of atmosphere do you like when you are doing written work or studying? Describe your ideal place to write or study.
5. What is the best movie you’ve seen in the past few months...
DESCRIPTION OF THE GROUP OF LEARNERS:
There are 30 students with 10 boys and 20 girls at 16 years old in grade 11. At intermediate level, student can talk about their problems; the things they want to do; express likes and dislikes; make request and give advice. Their purpose of studying English is to fluent...
Unforgettable Ms. Bessie is a meaningful narrative about Carl’s favorite teacher. Carl Rowan favorite teacher’s full name is Bessie Taylor Gwynn, she taught Carl many things and there are many reasons why Ms. Bessie is Carl’s favorite teacher.
Carl graduated from Bernard High School in McMinnville...
choose about five questions that you might ask of students. Be as creative as you want with the questions. Possible questions might include the following:
• What is the title of a favorite book?
• What do you like doing in your free time when you're not at school?
• What is your favorite board...
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Finding a topic to write about for your e-zine, blog post, or bylined article can cause a lot...
definitions that enhance the reader’s understanding.
R.A.F.T.S.: to help guide you in your writing
Role- what role do I have as the writer?
Audience- who is my reader?
Format- what format do I use to write to my topic?
Topic- what is my topic of writing?
Strong verbs- did I use strong, vivid...
invented a time machine. Write a story about what you did with it.
2. Write a story about trading places with your favorite TV, movie, or rock star.
3. One day a spaceship lands on the playground of your school...
4. Your shoe must have a story to tell. Tell it.
5. Your class grew plants as a...
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RDG350 Week 1 Individual Assignment Favorite Book Share Prepare to discuss one of your favorite books you read as a child . Post this in the Main Forum as well as to the Assignments page.
1. Born in east meadow New York march 20, 1954
2. Moved to Austin, texas in 1985
3. Favorite authors: E B white, Richard Price, Kazuo Ishigaro and E.l Doctorow
4. Not interested in reading and writing till high school.
5. “Sachar attended...
was easy and straight forward to answer. I had to throw about 12 papers for the reason on some students felt they should circle both answers or just didn’t answer the question.
The second question on my survey read “What is your favorite subject in school”. My hypothesis for this particular question...
Write the missing short vowel in each word,
then say the word.
Circle the words that rhyme.
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Write these words in the correct shapes, then...
that took place every day at 9 a.m. My third school was located in the middle of a market, thus at every recess, students would go outside with their teachers to shop for lunch. And then came my fourth school. It was a private and prestigious one. Students were required to wear different uniforms on different...