Elaborate! The Art of Stretching Sentences.

In this one time class student will learn how to stretch their basic sentences into interesting sentences that catch the attention of the reader and bring their writing to life!
63 total reviews for this teacher
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60 minutes

per class

Meets once


year olds


learners per class

per learner

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Class Experience

Today we are going to learn how to take our sentences and expand or stretch them by adding new ideas or details. When we write we sometimes forget to add important details that help our reader see what is happening in our sentences. When we expand or stretch our sentences, we paint the picture for the reader and not only become stronger writers, but make our writing more interesting and stand out.
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paper and pencil or included handout
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Students will create a collaborative story as an informal assessment at the end of class using their expanded sentences.
1 hour per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.


Lee Thompson
Lives in the United States
Mrs. Thompson
63 total reviews
35 completed classes

About Me

Hi! My name is Lee Thompson.  I have been a teacher for 16 years.  I have taught all ages from 1st through 8th grades  - but have mostly focused on elementary.  I have a Bachelor’s of Science in Elementary Education K-6 with an ESE certificate and... 
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