Common Core State Standards

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.1.7

Participate in shared research and writing projects (e.g., explore a number of "how-to" books on a given topic and use them to write a sequence of instructions).

9 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
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    Biography Cube

    A cube template for students to create a biography on a historical figure.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Grades: 1 - 6
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    Exploring Procedural Texts Unit Plan

    This English Language Arts unit has been designed to introduce procedural texts to younger students. It addresses the purpose, structure and language features of instructions and recipes.

    Teach Starter Publishing 117 pages Grades: 1 - 2
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    Publishing a Recipe Book

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will publish a simple recipe for bush stew.

    Teach Starter Publishing 15 pages Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins
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    Independent Writing - How to Make Nature Stew

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will independently write a recipe for nature stew.

    Teach Starter Publishing 14 pages Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins
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    Guided Writing - How To Make Fruit Salad

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will jointly construct a simple recipe for fruit salad in small groups.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins
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    Simon Says!

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore action verbs, common nouns, and adverbial phrases in procedures.

    Teach Starter Publishing 51 pages Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins
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    Procedural Texts - Language Features

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify and explore the language features of procedures.

    Teach Starter Publishing 67 pages Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins
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    Procedural Texts - Text Structure

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify and explore the structure of procedures.

    Teach Starter Publishing 70 pages Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins
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    Instruct Me!

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore how procedures provide instructions about completing a task.

    Teach Starter Publishing 65 pages Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins