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part of a descriptive writing unit, extra credit opportunities
part of a descriptive writing unit, extra credit opportunities

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Descriptive Writing Unit Extra Credit Opportunities

Bring in an example of descriptive writing you’ve read. It must be from a novel or poem and must be at least 2 pages long (poems must be long enough to fulfill the 20 word requirement). Underline the sensory language in the passage. You must have at least 20 words or sentences underlined to receive full credit. Worth 20 points

Descriptive Writing Unit Extra Credit Opportunities
Make a list of thesaurus-rich adjectives for each letter of the alphabet and include a one-word definition. Example: A: agrestic- country B: bedlamite- insane C: congenial- friendly And so on until the letter Z: zealous Your adjectives must be at least 6 letters long. Make sure the words you choose are adjectives, not nouns or verbs. In a thesaurus, the word listing will say what part of speech the word is. Make sure the word you want says “adjective” next to it. Please type or neatly hand-print your list.

Worth 26 points

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