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74 descriptive paragraph

How to Write a Descriptive Paragraph

In this lesson, students learn tips for writing descriptive paragraphs. Students view a sample descriptive paragraph and practice writing their own paragraphs. They also review adjective order and concrete nouns.

PDFs
  • 2–3 hours
  • 8 pages
Audio

This lesson does not contain audio.

Tasks
  • warm-up
  • vocabulary preview
  • planning tasks
  • grammar review
  • writing practice
  • self-assessment
  • peer evaluation
Vocabulary
  • meaningful
  • catchy
  • significance
  • vividly
  • purpose adjective
  • mnemonic
  • multiple
  • concrete noun
  • attributive noun
  • abstract noun
Grammar
  • adjective order
  • coordinate adjectives
  • attributive nouns
  • punctuation