My Bat & Owl Expository Fall Writing Activity is teacher tested and student loved. I have used this in my classroom multiple school years and my students are so engaged. It is a great way to break into expository writing while also learning some science.
*Standards are included, but I left out the standard number since it may vary by grade level.
*Activities include recording facts, writing a paragraph, completing a Venn Diagram to compare and contrast, completing a writing planner, and drafting a final 2 paragraph essay.
*5 day lesson plan is included
*Correlates to common core standards.
*Easily applies to McGraw Hill's Unit 2 for 2nd grade.