Descriptive Writing

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Descriptive writing writing style that describes a person, place, or event so that the topic can be clearly seen in the reader’s mind. The writer must use vivid details that paint a picture for the reader. Some Examples of Descriptive Writing Nonfictions including…

  • biographies,
  • memoirs,
  • nature writing,
  • profiles,
  • sports writing,
  • and travel writing
Examples of Descriptive Writing

Brainpop Brainpop Show, Not Tell  (02:50) – Video See how writers can make words come to life using vivid descriptions! Quiz | Activity | FYI | Time Line | Q&A   Brainpop Strengthening Sentences  (04:09) – Video Learn how to write more descriptively! Quiz | Activity | FYI | Experiment | Time Line | Q&A

Scholastic – Writing with Writers Descriptive Writing Publish your Descriptive Writing!


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