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Informative Writing - Fact Sorting Activity

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 8 pages | Grades: 3 - 6

A hands-on sorting activity to use when introducing informative writing.

When writing an informative text, students must be able to build a description of their topic, based on facts.

Cut out and laminate the descriptive phrases (there are 30 of these). Distribute these among the students.

As a class, match each phrase to the topic it describes. The topics included in this teaching resource are:

  • sharks
  • astronauts
  • smartphones.


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