Might be good for social skills lesson with my alternative school kids. Students list abstract nouns which they will use later to generate concrete images. An Original Writer's Notebook Lesson from Corbett
Here's an amazing "Alpha Research Topics" list from grader Alex's writer's notebooks. Now in grade with me, Alex can still use this list anytime a research topic is needed. My online lesson: corbettharrison.
Always Write: Alpha-Genres and Topics.a writer's notebook lesson I like the idea of using the letters of the alphabet to brainstorm, list and illus. in each square topics you, as the student, could write about during writers workshop.