compose informational texts, including brief compositions that convey information about a topic, using a clear central idea and genre characteristics and craft;
Use this passage, second grade writing prompt, and worksheet to help students write a constructed response paragraph about Amelia Earhart.
Research and create an interactive biography for a historical figure.
39 activity task cards based on the Frida's Fiesta Restaurant menu which is included.
Enhance your students' comprehension, vocabulary, and writing skills using a high-interest reading passage about Tornadoes.
A 66-slide PowerPoint presentation containing a variety of quick warm-up activities.
Create a pennant banner for students to record and display their biography research.
Practice using the RACES writing strategy and unravel the mysteries of the U.S. Government system of checks and balances with a passage, organizer, and prompt.
A 70-slide PowerPoint presentation containing a variety of quick warm-up activities.
A set of 36 vocabulary words related to informative texts and informative writing.
A set of 9 educational posters for sentence conjunctions. Use as conjunction anchor charts.
A research template for older students to use when writing a biography.
Create a flipbook that clearly illustrates the most significant aspects of a biography subject.
An assessment rubric designed to help teachers to assess students' informative writing.
Bring National Chocolate Day into your classroom with a biography and RACES writing worksheet about Milton Hershey.
A 67-slide PowerPoint presentation containing a variety of quick warm-up activities.
A 29-slide, editable PowerPoint template to use when teaching older students about the structure and language features of biographical texts.
A checklist for students to use when proofreading and editing their biography writing.
Practice informative writing with this versatile template.
Guide students through the structure and elements included in biography writing.
Use this PowerPoint template for students to author a researched-based biography on a historical figure.
A 19-slide editable PowerPoint template to use when teaching your students about the structure and language features of informative texts.
A scaffolded writing task for students to complete when learning about the informative text type.
A 14 slide editable PowerPoint template to use when teaching your students about the structure and language features of procedure texts.
Differentiate reading instruction with nonfiction texts, compare and contrast activities, and response to text writing opportunities.
A 33-slide, editable PowerPoint template to use when teaching your students about informative writing.
Students use a template to help them plan stories with alternative pathways for their friends to read.
An inquiry-based task to strengthen your students' understanding of conducting research for an informational text.
Use this biographical writing poster with annotations to help your students understand how to write an engaging biography.
Encourage students to dive into writing a biography Abraham Lincoln or George Washington with a printable Presidents’ Day Craft template.
Blend reading, writing, and history concepts surrounding the Industrial Revolution with a constructed response worksheet and graphic organizer.
Help your students organize their thoughts about their biography subject.
A 72-slide PowerPoint presentation containing a variety of quick warm-up activities.