Beginning essay Writing: Exactly About Me

Beginning essay Writing: Exactly About Me

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Materials and preparation

  • Story paper
  • Lined paper
  • Crayons
  • Pencils
  • write
  • sentence
  • topic

Learning Objectives

Students should be able to write a simple story about one topic with relevant details.


  • Tell the students that they can draw and color a picture about anything that makes them happy today.
  • Let them have time for you brainstorm some topics.
  • Give them several ideas such as for example animals, toys, games, favorite food if they are stuck and cannot think of anything.

Explicit Instruction/Teacher modeling

  • Choose a topic of interest for you.
  • Draw an image to go right along with it. Show the learning students the way the drawing does not have to be perfect.
  • Demonstrate for the learning students how you will choose words that describe your picture.
  • Make a list and write those words on the board.
  • Use 2-3 of the expressed words in a sentence.
  • Show the learning students the way the sentences relate genuinely to the picture.

Gu >(15 minutes)

  • Instruct the students to think about several words that tell concerning the picture they drew. Continue reading