"The sun shines."
and turned it into a sentence that had adjectives, adverbs, where's, and when's! The "Awesome" class even learned how to correctly start a sentence with "Because," as they learned the difference between phrases and clauses. It was also fun to do art to match! Enjoy these samples.
The shiny burning sun shines warmly at lunch in the middle of the day.
by Matthew, 1st grade
by Audrey, 2nd grade
by Kayla, 3rd grade
by Kalea, 4th grade
The bright, beautiful sun shines joyfully over the muddy-grassed park during a dramatic soccer tournament. By Lia, 5th grade