Also cute idea for writing lyrics and critiques. I have always wanted to do this! This teaches kids to use synonyms for 'tired' words that are overused. "Tired words want to go to sleep. Let them rest. Don't make a peep! Try to use a synonym instead. Let those tired words stay in bed!"
8 colorful writing posters, created based on writing prompt grading rubrics, as well as traits of good writing. Each poster includes a memorable phrase, a description of the writing tip /strategy, and a picture analogy with which to connect.
"Would You Like A Synonym With That" Synonym Word Wall- This display would be a great way to get students to expand their vocabulary by visually seeing the different words they can use or by adding more synonyms to the wall.
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