Fourth Grade Journey

A Fourth Grade Teacher's Journey Through the World of Books

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Picture Wednesday #8 (Home Sweet Home)...

"Home Sweet Home"

*We are celebrating Halloween this week so I thought this would be the perfect photo to use.  

*Each Wednesday we write in our writer's notebooks about a particular image.

*They can record their thoughts, reactions, connections, likes/dislikes, reminders, noticings, or anything else they would like.  

*Some of the writers choose to write a fiction story based on the picture.

*We write between five and ten minutes and then do a quick share at the end.  

*The photos always lead to lots of conversation and the sharing of ideas.  I try to get them to write first and then we can share what we wrote and what we were thinking.

*The writers are really enjoying writing about these photographs. 

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