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Kym Slavin

Caught in a Storm

Grades: 3rd Grade, 4th Grade
Subjects: Writing

Student Instructions

Imagine you are on a camping trip with your family, and suddenly, a ferocious storm rolls in, causing chaos all around. Describe your experience of being caught in the middle of the storm. What sounds do you hear? How does the wind feel against your skin? What do you see around you? How do you and your family stay safe? Write the start of a story about your adventure during the storm. Hint: Start with the action!