Instructional Chart: This chart can be placed in the classroom writing center to give students synonyms to replace simple words. It can be used both as a tool for their writing or as a dictionary to decipher word meanings during reading.
Common Core Booster: Text-Based Answers (Sentence Writing Prompts)
This checklist helps students to build better, more descriptive paragraphs. Having this posted on the wall, or on a laminated sheet in their books will help them to take a second look at their writing in order to improve upon it.