3rd Grade Writing Worksheets To Print:
Descriptive Stories - Use some really
powerful adjectives here to help make it clear. Look at the picture. Using vivid adjectives, write a story about the picture. Include five or more vivid
adjectives in the story. Circle the vivid adjectives.
A Day at the Beach - Toes in the
sand! Add a descriptive adjective to each underlined noun to make each sentence more interesting. Use
adjectives from the word box or think of your own. Rewrite the narrative story using your new adjectives.
Change a to an if the descriptive adjective begins with a vowel.
Deserted Island - Imagine that you and your friends went fishing but got lost and found a deserted island. Look at
the picture and pretend that you are there. Write sentences describing what you would see,
smell, taste, touch and hear. Make sure to use complete thoughts and transitions to make your
Scary House on the Hill - Everybody
has that scary house in their neighborhood. Tell us about it. Look at the picture. Pretend you and your friends are playing outside and the ball goes over the
fence into the yard of the empty house next door. Continue the story with a middle and end
telling the reader what happens next. Make sure to write in first person, using describing
adjectives and action verbs to make the story come alive. Use transitions to make your story
Write a Letter - That is clear
and concise. Also the letter needs to have an objective. When you write a letter, it has a purpose. Look at the letters. Decide if the letter should be persuasive, business or friendly.
Write a short letter to that person and make sure to include the main parts: heading, greeting, body, closing and signature.
Crazy Talk - Sometimes
we need to change or add more to sentences to help them read smoother
A Perfect Ending -
Using your imagination, write the ending to the story. Use describing
adjectives and action verbs to make your story interesting to the
How to Make a Sandwich
- Pretend your friend has never made a sandwich. Make a list of
ingredients your friend will need to buy at the grocery store.
A New Playground -
Write a letter to your school's principal explaining why she should
buy a new playground for the school.
Action Stories -
Using vivid adjectives, write a story about the picture. Include five
or action verbs. Circle the action verbs.
- Explain to the reader why this restaurant is your favorite. Use
the brainstorming map on the left to list the reasons why this restaurant
is your favorite.
Quick Writes - Determine
if you will be writing to explain, persuade or entertain. Answer the
prompt in complete sentences and make sure to include reasons, details