butterflies fly, fly away: this sort of paper cutting project with the exacto knife we were looking at last class. once again, a 3d project that pops out from the usual typicality of artwork would be so cool to encompass in our visual art 1 class. i especially like these colorful, patterned paper butterflies. they form a rainbow value scale and come out three dimensionally from a 2d book.
This is a sheet that contains persuasive sentence starters. Cut the sentence starters our and give to children to use while writing their persuasive sentence, or paragraph, depending on the grade level. You could use these to show how persuasive writing differs from other types of writing, and the clues that we look for in writing to tell the type of text it is.