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Informational Writing

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Writing is one of the most valuable skills a student will learn. Use these writing freebies and resources to help students learn different writing styles.

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Teaching informational writing in a real and meaningful way in K-2 classrooms is a struggle, but learn how you can have your students create and publish informational books with this step by step blog post. Free template included!

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Are your students creating disorganized paragraphs when writing about information or expository text? Find out how I help students organize their facts before writing a paragraph about an animal. This is Week 3 of a series on Informational Writing.

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writing tasks GOALS: Practice using methods for paragraph-level academic writing with a clear structure, supporting details, descriptions, and examples. Improve writing skills, vocabulary, fluency, and academic literacy. THEMES: Identity, reflection, cultural knowledge, self-esteem building, storytelling. ADAPTABLE: These pages can be used to support other language-learning activities such as extended, multi-paragraph essays or academic speeches. Practice... 🖍 sequencing, paraphrasing, and…

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If your state assesses writing, you need procedures in place. This post explains how I used four square writing to prepare my students.

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Teaching your students creative expository introductions is a lot easier when you use quality mentor texts. This sequence of lessons includes a mentor text, an anchor chart, a guide for you to try writing your own creative introduction, and free printables for students to try out the strategy in their own informational writing. This strategy works for opinion writing, too, and is especially effective for helping 4th graders write their introductory paragraph for STAAR Writing.

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