A Geocahe Descriptive Writing Worksheet.

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Before we begin writing our paragraphs for our geocaching assignment, fill out this worksheet on what we've studied so far.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following defines descriptive writing?
    • A. 

      A piece of writing that is used to describe something or someone.

    • B. 

      A piece of writing that persuades someone to agree with you.

    • C. 

      A piece of writing that compares something.

  • 2. 
    Which of the following describes a synonym?
    • A. 

      A word that describes a person, place or thing.

    • B. 

      A word that has a similar meaning to another word.

    • C. 

      A word that shows excitement or emotion.

  • 3. 
    Where would you find synonyms?
    • A. 

      In a dictionary.

    • B. 

      In a thesaurus.

    • C. 

      In an encyclopedia.

  • 4. 
    What is the first sentence of a paragraph called?
    • A. 

      A body.

    • B. 

      A topic sentence.

    • C. 

      A conclusion.

  • 5. 
    What is the last sentence of a paragraph called?
    • A. 

      A topic sentence.

    • B. 

      A body.

    • C. 

      A conclusion.

  • 6. 
    What is an adjective?
    • A. 

      A word that describes something.

    • B. 

      A word that names a person, place or thing.

    • C. 

      An action word.

  • 7. 
    What are the sentences that go between your first sentence and your last sentence called?
    • A. 

      Topic sentence.

    • B. 

      Supporting sentences.

    • C. 

      Conclusions.

  • 8. 
    How many sentences should a paragraph have?
    • A. 

      One.

    • B. 

      Two.

    • C. 

      Five.

  • 9. 
    Now that you have answered the questions above, look at the digital pictures we took of where you are going to hide your cache.  Write 5 sentences describing where your place is. Remember to write the city and state, and include 3 sentences describing where it is hidden without telling exactly where it is hidden.
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