Under the Sea - Lesson 8 - Writing Prompt for Book 2 Fishing - Half Pint Kids Books

Under the Sea – Lesson 8 – Writing Prompt for Book 2 Fishing

Who doesn’t like to tell a fish story? Today your child will use describing words to write about his favorite fish.

Under the Sea – Lesson 8

I can write about a fish.

Objective: To use inventive writing to write a story. (W.K.1)

Materials: journal, pencil, crayons

Procedures: Research together different kinds of fish using non-fiction literature or online. Talk about the different colors and patterns on the fish. For this writing prompt, ask your child to describe a fish. Encourage him to use spaces between words, punctuation at the end of the sentence and to use letter-sounds that he hears in words. Write the real words under his sentence. Then he will illustrate his story.

Conclusion: Have your child read his story to you again. Talk about his great illustrations and how you like his colorful fish. Then enjoy a snack of colorful goldfish crackers!

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