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Lesson 10: Using a Stimulus – Independent Writing


Developing Informative Writing Skills Unit Plan - Year 3 and Year 4 | Lesson 10 | 60 minutes


A 60 minute lesson in which students will independently write an informative text, using appropriate text structure, language and features.


Common Core State Standards alignment

Grade 3 > English Language Arts Standards > Writing > Text Types and Purposes
Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly. (CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.3.2)

Grade 3 > English Language Arts Standards > Writing > Production and Distribution of Writing
With guidance and support from peers and adults, develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, and editing. (Editing for conventions should demonstrate command of Language standards 1-3 up to and including grade 3 here.) (CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.3.5)

Grade 4 > English Language Arts Standards > Writing > Text Types and Purposes
Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly. (CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.4.2)

Grade 4 > English Language Arts Standards > Writing > Production and Distribution of Writing
With guidance and support from peers and adults, develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, and editing. (Editing for conventions should demonstrate command of Language standards 1-3 up to and including grade 4 here.) (CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.4.5)


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