Lesson Plan

Writing: Descriptive Words

Improve your students' writing skills with this neat lesson on adjectives. From bright to dark, light to heavy, your little writers will be able to describe the world around them in no time.
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Learning Objectives

Students will be able to identify and use adjectives in their sentences.


(10 minutes)
Adjectives: About Me
  • Ask the kids to describe what the weather was like when they arrived at school this morning.
  • Record students' descriptive responses on the board.
  • Underline and identify the adjectives in their sentences.
  • Tell students that today, they're going to learn about adjectives.