Descriptive Writing #GoogleExpeditions Lesson
This #GoogleExpeditions lesson develops student skills in descriptive writing.

Students are taken to the amazing waters around the Galapagos through Google Expeditions, where they are guided to use a range of descriptive writing techniques from simile to metaphor and alliteration to share what they can see.

Google Expeditions are immersive 360 degree photo stories designed for use in the classroom. For more see:

To download Google Docs versions of the lesson plan and student sheet go to:

Cover image credit: XL Catlin Seaview Survey


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Created: Oct 4, 2016

Updated: Mar 6, 2019

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