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Informative Texts Writing Tasks - Fact Files and Scaffolding Template

PDF, Google Slides | 12 pages|Grades: 3 - 6

A set of 5 fact files and a scaffolding template that can be used to write an informative text.

Use this teaching resource when your students are learning how to write an informative text.

It includes a set of 5 fact files covering the following topics:

  • African Lions
  • Cupcakes
  • The Giza Pyramids
  • Halloween
  • The Weather.

Students read the facts in the fact file and sort them into the table provided.

Using these facts, students then write an informative text using the scaffolding sheet provided.

An answer key for the sorting tasks have been included with this download.

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    • We have added an answer key for the sorting tasks included in this resource.

      Addition by Natalie Sep 24th, 2020

    • We have added a set of Google slides for this resource.

      Addition by Natalie Aug 17th, 2020

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