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Most of us have a special place we like to go. Think about a special place where you like to go. Explain why you like to go to that special place.

We all have something that is special for us. It could be a person, place, or thing. Think about something that is special to you. Write to explain why it is special to you. Everyone has a special activity they like to do outside. Think about the special activity you like to do outside. Now write to explain what make your activity fun.

Everyone has something that they like to do. It may be reading a book, playing with a friend, or even taking a bicycle ride. Think about your favorite thing to do. Write to explain why that is your favorite thing to do. Everyone has a favorite room in his or her house.

It could be the kitchen, living room, bedroom, or family room. Think about your favorite room. Write to explain why that room is your favorite. We all have something to be thankful for. Think about one thing in your life that you are thankful for. Write to explain why you are thankful for this particular thing. Sometimes keeping a good friend can be harder than making a new friend.

Think about how to keep a good friend. Explain how to keep a good friend. Good news can come at many different times and places.

Write a composition about a time you got good news. Think about all your favorites activities to participate in while outside. Write a personal narrative composition about your favorite outdoor activity. Write a composition about a time you found something. Think about a time when you had a problem.

Write a composition about a time when you solved a problem. Everyone has someone who is special to them. This person could be young or old, animal or human.

Write a composition about someone special to you. Everyone has a place that is special to them. You can also set how long you want the room to be available as short as 2 hours or as long as one year.

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Being able to write concisely and precisely within the space of 26 lines makes these skills even more critical. When we ensure that our students master the standards, we ensure that they are world ready and STAAR ready. Getting rid of the dead wood. Texas Assessment Conference presentations are posted here. This entry was posted on Monday, December 12th, at 9: You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.

Both comments and pings are currently closed. Theme design by Christian Gnoth -. Comments No comments so far! Leave This Blank Too: Do Not Change This: He grasped the cold doorknob and turned it slowly to the right. He pushed the door inward. The hinges squeaked and cold air rushed past the opening door.

The room was dark. His eyes darted to the right. He pushed the door open a little farther, and slowly moved his right foot into the room. His shoe creaked a bit as it hit the polished hardwood floor. Upon opening the gate to our backyard I wondered if there was a surprise in store for me. My hands began to sweat with anticipation as crossed the yard to the enclosed patio. The door slammed behind me as I was greeted by the sweet smell of chocolate cake and my mother.

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