Neil Dingley
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Sizzling story starters

A poster to key students into attention grabbing, non linear, story starters for their writing.

Great for a writing prompt. | story starter | writing prompt what does this make you think about?

This is a beautiful example of photo manipulation. This photo could portray the idea of holding life in the palm of your hand. The reversal of size roles in this picture creates an ironic aspect.

STORY STARTER: Although __________had never seen this house before, something about it seemed oddly familiar.   **Common Core State Standards:  L1, W3, W10, SL4 (uses clauses/transitions/commas, writes routinely within time frames, uses adequate volume) Lesson link: http://pinterest.com/elaseminars/ (Photo source link provided below)

"Grey Gardens in East Hampton after a lifetime of neglect by Big Edie and Little Edie Beale." - If you haven't seen the documentary "Grey Gardens", I recommend you do. They truly were the most interesting members of the Bouvier family.

Since the enormous wave was heading straight for ____ and ____, they knew they were going to have to fight for their lives  **Common Core State Standards:  L1, W3, W10, SL4 (uses clauses/transitions/commas, writes routinely within time frames, uses adequate volume) Lesson link: http://pinterest.com/elaseminars/ (Photo source link provided below)

San Sebastian, Spain // Wow, this is amazing and scary at the same time. Been in San Sebastián long ago, priceless beaches with enormous waves and a lovely evening it's as far as i remember

What are these two laughing about? | writing prompt | photo prompt | story starter | #writing

Funny pictures about Two happy frogs joking around. Oh, and cool pics about Two happy frogs joking around. Also, Two happy frogs joking around.

Help your students get inspired with Narrative Story Starter Cards. In this set you will get 12 story starter cards which will help your students g...

Help your students get inspired with Narrative Story Starter Cards. In this set you will get 12 story starter cards which will help your students generate great ideas either during, writing, journal time, or as a center activity.