Monday, January 22, 2024

FREE LANGUAGE ARTS LESSON - “Free No Prep Dedication Paragraph Writing Lesson | ELA Digital and Print”

by Kids are the Future
4th - 9th Grade

Teach your middle school (grade 5, grade 6, grade 7, grade 8) students how to write a detailed structured paragraph with a lesson that includes a teacher example to model clear expectations. NO PREP: Save time from having to plan or create your own example! This comes with an editable Google Slides™ lesson and teacher example to model writing.

Task: Students will choose a person to dedicate the day's learning to. They will learn how to write an appropriate paragraph from the provided lesson and practice prewriting to brainstorm and plan before writing a good copy. The final product is a dedication with a picture on a slideshow. Students can take turns presenting their dedications on different days at the start of class.

The goal of this assignment is to start the day positively and to build a safe and supportive classroom environment for learning. Classmates will learn more about each other which builds a sense of community and belonging in your classroom.

This free product includes

-Assignment with student instructions (editable Google Slides™)

-Dedication paragraph example (PDF)

-2 Checklists

-Graphic Organizer (Google Doc™)

Ready for Google ClassroomThe link to the whole assignment Google Drive™ folder is included for you to Make a Copy of the files. This resource is suitable for virtual distance learning and in-person learning. You can also print the Slides or Docs to provide hard copies for your in-person classroom.


"This writing activity was so fun and helpful... everything was structured neatly and my students were able to follow the prompts independently. "

"My students loved this resource. It made it easy for me to teach the concept and was engaging at the same time."

This is intended for personal use in your classroom only. You may edit the Bitmoji and instructions to suit your classroom. Please do not claim this as your own.


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