Get students talking in small groups with the strategy. Meets Speaking and Listening Core Standards. You listen and then you share as a group. Challenges students to pay attention to what others say as well as be creative on their own.
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Writing center: 42 Differentiated Writing Activities-Choose from sight word sentence writing for new writers and narrative, opinion, and informational text writing prompts for more established writers.