Teaching Resource

Informative Writing - Animal Research Task

PDF, Word | 4 pages|Grades: 1 - 2

An 8 page booklet for students to record facts about animals when learning to write informative texts.

Use this booklet to provide structure when introducing students to  informative writing.

Students research an animal and record facts for the following:

  • General Classification
  • Characteristics
  • Diet
  • Habitat
  • Is like…
  • Is different to…
  • Interesting facts
  • Conclusion.

Print off the worksheets. Photocopy the worksheets back-to-back (pages 1 and 2 back-to-back, then pages 3 and 4). Staple together to create a booklet for each student.

 

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      NSW Curriculum alignment

      Victorian Curriculum alignment

    • VCELY230

      Create short imaginative, informative and persuasive texts using growing knowledge of text structures and language features for familiar and some less familiar audiences, selecting print and multimodal elements appropriate to the audience and purpose

      Australian Curriculum alignment

    • ACELY1661

      Create short imaginative and informative texts that show emerging use of appropriate text structure, sentence-level grammar, word choice, spelling, punctuation and appropriate multimodal elements, for example illustrations and diagramsElaborationsref...

    • ACELY1671

      Create short imaginative, informative and persuasive texts using growing knowledge of text structures and language features for familiar and some less familiar audiences, selecting print and multimodal elements appropriate to the audience and purpose...

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    • Pages have now been numbered in the correct order from 1 to 7.

      Fix by Victoria (Teach Starter) Apr 4th, 2017

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