W.5.3 Worksheets, Workbooks, Lesson Plans, and Games

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.5.3

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"Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, descriptive details, and clear event sequences."

Our Take: In fifth grade, students are challenged to write stories that are well thought out and organized. There are many types of graphic organizers and outline formats that can help young writers sketch out the events of a story before diving in.

These worksheets and lesson plans can help students practice this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

My Personal Expressions: Write a Short Story
Worksheet
My Personal Expressions: Write a Short Story
Encourage your child to turn his verbal creativity into a creative writing activity by penning a short story incorporating a few of his trademark expressions.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
All About Ghosts
Worksheet
All About Ghosts
Get ready for a ghostly reading activity! Here's a Halloween sheet that will teach your child all about ghosts and the history behind these spooks.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Tell a Tale!
Worksheet
Tell a Tale!
Monster footprints in a dark forest sets the scene for a super scary story! This picture prompt will help your child practice creative writing.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Picture Writing Prompt
Worksheet
Picture Writing Prompt
A soccer ball flies toward the goalie, but what happens next? Let your budding writer create his own story, using this picture prompt as a starting point.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Picture Writing Prompt: Twister!
Worksheet
Picture Writing Prompt: Twister!
Look out, a twister is headed this way! This tornado writing prompt is sure to trigger a creative story from your young writer.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Picture Writing Prompt: UFO
Worksheet
Picture Writing Prompt: UFO
What is that strange object in the sky? This prompt will be a lift off for your young writer's imagination as he creates a story to match the picture.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

Lesson Plans

Somebody Killed Mr. Boddy
Lesson plan
Somebody Killed Mr. Boddy
Guide your students into writing a narrative based on the game Clue that details who the murderer is and why the murderer may have killed Mr. Boddy.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Exploring the Narrative
Lesson plan
Exploring the Narrative
Teach your students to entertain readers with narrative writing. This lesson will help your students understand the genre, the different parts of a story, and elements such as character, setting, and conflict.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Using Font and Text Features in Your Writing
Lesson plan
Using Font and Text Features in Your Writing
Learn to use text formatting tools like capitalization, bold, underline, and italics to give emphasis to your writing.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan

Workbooks

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Games

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Exercises

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