Make a Match: Show Don’t Tell

Make a Match: Show Don’t Tell

Did you know that strong writers show rather than tell as a part of the writing process? This worksheet asks fourth graders to match “tell” sentences to “show” sentences. By matching feelings with detailed descriptions, kids learn great examples of how to paint a picture with their words. Make a match and practice writing realistic fiction in this “show don’t tell” activity!

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