Wednesday, November 27, 2013

3 Ways to Boost Descriptive Writing Ability

Writing is an art; a means of expression. Words are the medium. 


Drum Up the Details


Juicy, nourishing details are the meat that no story, whether fiction or non, can live without. 

Here are three tips for improving descriptive writing and providing sustenance to the story:

1.  Increase your vocabulary. 

2.  Polish your observation skills.  

3.  Slow down and pay attention.

Check out my board Reading & Writing for activities that will help you put these tips into action.

Class Discussion

Choose something to write a description of and share it!

Happy Homeschooling!
Mrs. Redd

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