Today my students answered a writing prompt called "If I lived in a snow globe...". They were so excited! Before they started writing we talked about important writing details that would be necessary. Such as...
- who else is in the snow globe
- how did you get in there
- are there animals or other items in your globe with you
- how did you feel
- sensory details
- and a solid beginning and ending to their story
Then came the fun part making their snow globes :)
The students had to cut out their snow globe and then add a scene from their story to their globes. We then took their pictures, put them inside the globes, added some glitter, and laminated them all together.
The project turned out great, but most importantly the students had FUN writing! I'm a happy te