Adjective Pumpkins. Kids make pumpkins out of construction paper, glue to black paper, write adjectives to describe their pumpkin around it. Could also practice using a thesaurus to find more creative adjectives.
Writing Mats provide kids with daily writing practice for the whole year. This teacher printable resource is great for independent writing time, creative and story journal writing, writer's workshop, writing centers, small group instruction, homework, and morning work. Fiction and non-fiction writing topics included.
Education: One of our 3rd grade teachers had her students use strong verbs with a story theme centered around Angry Birds. Instead of Angry Birds the students had to use strong verbs and it became a focus on Angry Verbs! My students were so jealous!