Emphasize how much better it sounds when you SHOW what the character does versus just telling what they are feeling. http://readlearnteachlife.blogspot.com/2011/10/giving-tree-and-show-dont-tell-writing.html Classroom, Grade Writing, Language Art, Writing Anchors Charts, Trees, Writing Ideas, Schools Writ, Writing Workshop, Writers Workshop
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