Lesson 5: Informative Texts – Language Features
Exploring Informative Texts Unit Plan - Year 1 and Year 2 | Lesson 5 | 60 minutes
A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify and explore the language features of informative texts.
Common Core State Standards alignment
Grade 1 > English Language Arts Standards > Writing > Text Types and Purposes > CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.1.2
Write informative/explanatory texts in which they name a topic, supply some facts about the topic, and provide some sense of closure.
Grade 2 > English Language Arts Standards > Writing > Text Types and Purposes > CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.2.2
Write informative/explanatory texts in which they introduce a topic, use facts and definitions to develop points, and provide a concluding statement or section.