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Lesson 5: descriptive writing - describing a thing 119 book c the writing project this lesson introduces your child to descriptive writing. Descriptive writing: descriptive writing fifth grade writing lessons and prompts descriptive writing prompts with nonfiction descriptive writing books.
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