Entrants must be under 15 years old and write a compelling news story about a school or community event. Research Links for Theme Project for Students This is a link to a web page that lists the characteristics of the different types of stories.
Separate students into 5 groups. Unit 6 Research Question: In this unit, you will research the characteristics of different types of stories because every person likes to read about different things. We started first thing in the morning and put all the ingredients including the stone, of course!
Compare and Contrast Teachers know that graphic organizers are powerful tools in learning. Kids can submit everything from stories and songs to editorials and plays.
The two that I have used with my class and are my very favorites, are the ones written by Ann McGovern and Heather Forest.
Children often see adults writing lists, and they see that lists are useful and meaningful.