The Common Core explanatory writing graphic organizer and rubric provide students with a detailed tool to structure their explanatory writing. Students in grades 6-8 or 9-12 simply need to follow the format the graphic organizers provide, and they will be on their way to excellently structured explanatory essays. The included rubric helps them to identify the qualities of a strong explanatory essay using the specific language of the Common Core State Standards.
Common Core Explanatory Writing Graphic Organizer and Rubric
by Dr. Joel Boyce
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