Under the Sea - Lesson 4 - Writing Prompt for Book 1 Digging for Clams - Half Pint Kids Books

Under the Sea – Lesson 4 – Writing Prompt for Book 1 Digging for Clams

Today your child will use her imagination to write about her own clam digging adventure!

Under the Sea – Lesson 4

I can write about something I might dig up in the sand.

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

Materials: journal, pencil, crayons

Procedures: Talk about the things that the family dug up when they were digging for clams. Ask your child to pretend she is digging for clams and to write about an object that she dug up. Encourage her to use spaces between words, punctuation at the end of the sentence and to use letter-sounds that she hears in words. Write the real words under her sentence. Then she will illustrate her story.

Conclusion: Have your child read her story to you again. Talk about her great illustrations and how you liked what she dug up in her story.

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