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A Detailed Guide to Writing Informative Text {Common Core Focused Grades 3-5}

Grade Levels
3rd, 4th, 5th
Common Core Standards
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This packet contains a detailed guide to writing informative text directly focused to grades 3-5 Common Core Standards (W.3.2a-d, W.4.2a-e, W.5.2a-e). Included is everything you need to teach informative writing effectively and to get your students excited about writing!

Exactly what is in the packet?

~Cover Page (Page 1)
~List of What is Included in the Packet (Pages 2-3)
~Bulletin Board Accents (pages 4-6)
~“Common Core Standards Met” Posters for Grades 3-5 (pages 7-9)
~Teacher Plans Outlined - 25 days (pages 10-13)
~An anticipatory set sticky note activity (page 14)
~“What is Informative Text?” Poster (page 15)
~Text Structures Circle Map (page 16)
~Text Structures Poster (page 17)
~Planning Informative Topics Circle Map (page 18)
~What I Know/What I Need to Research Planning Sheet (page 19)
~Rough Draft Paper (pages 20-21)
~My Category Ideas Circle Map (page 22)
~My Category Ideas Circle Map Example (page 23)
~Note-taking Strategy – Read, Cover, Remember, Retell (pages 24-25)
~Note-taking Page (page 26)
~“Interesting Intros” Poster (page 27)
~Interesting Intros Planning Sheet (page 28)
~“Develop your Topic” Poster (page 29)
~Linking Words & Phrases Examples Poster (page 30)
~Linking Words Planning Sheet (page 31)
~Question Activity using Precise Language and Domain-Specific Vocabulary (pages 32-33)
~Glossary Page Template (page 34)
~“Cool Closures” Poster (page 35)
~Cool Closure Planning Sheet (page 36)
~Five Paragraph Essay Structure and Graphic Organizer (pages 37-38)
~Table of Contents Template (page 39)
~Editing Poster (page 40)
~Student Revising and Editing Checklist (page 41)
~Giving Feedback: Heart and Stars Poster (page 42)
~Partner Revising and Editing checklist (page 43)
~Final Copy Papers (pages 44-47)
~Cover Pages (pages 48-51)
~Dedication Page (page 52)
~About the Author Page (page 53)
~How to have an Author’s Celebration (pages 54-55)
~Rubrics for grading Common Core Standards for mastery (pages 56-61)
~Credits (pages 62-63)

Enjoy :)
Michelle Thom

If you like this, you might also want to try:
A Detailed Guide to Writing Opinions {Common Core Focused Grades 3-5}

or

A Detailed Guide to Writing Narratives {Common Core Focused Grades 3-5}

or get the bundle!
Common Core Writing for Grades 3-5 {Narratives, Informative, & Opinion Bundled}
Total Pages
63
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
2 Months

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A Detailed Guide to Writing Informative Text {Common Core
A Detailed Guide to Writing Informative Text {Common Core
A Detailed Guide to Writing Informative Text {Common Core
A Detailed Guide to Writing Informative Text {Common Core