Leonardo is a popular choice among other attractive Italian and Spanish names for boys , and its cousin Leo is popular as well. Home Lists Celebrity Names. Mon Nov 09 By Sophie Kihm. Artistic and creative baby names can be found by looking at the names of artists and architects and designers. A name connected to an artist, such as Raphael or Georgia, may inspire creative dreams within your son or daughter.
We can model for our kids how good writers use all their five senses in their writing to show not tell. Use mentor texts in your writing workshop to teach growing writers descriptive writing using sensory images, vivid verbs, precise adjectives, and rich figurative language. Certainly, many poetry books capture this kind of vivid description in compact phrases. But today, I want to share a list of my favorite mentor texts, both picture and chapter books , that model for younger writers how published writers use sensory images to describe. Southwest Sunrise by Nikki Grimes, illustrated by Wendell Minor A little boy is sad to leave New York and move to New Mexico where he observes the beauty of the natural landscape in a multitude of sensory details that celebrate this desert landscape.
Skip to Content. Parents' Ultimate Guide to Support our work! Corona Column 3 Use these free activities to help kids explore our planet, learn about global challenges, think of solutions, and take action. Common Sense says Dark magic, gore, hot faerie romance mark mature fantasy.