Common Core Informative (Expository) Writing -Beginning to Compare and Contrast

Grade Levels
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Common Core Standards
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Informative (expository) compare and contrast writing using mentor texts: This common core informative writing teaches kids to begin to compare and contrast There are 4 prompts and week long activities to go with each prompt. I use this with my second graders and advanced first graders, but it is probably best suited to second and third grade.

The unit includes:

Informative text posters featuring parts of an opinion piece

Four informative compare and contrast prompts comparing:
Basketball and soccer
Fruits and vegetables
First and second grade
Disneyland and Sea World

Each prompt includes:
1 mentor text (modeling comparing and contrasting)
2 pages where kids identify similarities and differences
Color coding page for text structure
Graphic organizer
Writing master
Homework cover sheet (if you choose to send for homework)

You may also like my Interactive Writing Notebook:

Interactive Writer's Notebook

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Common Core Informative (Expository) Writing -Beginning to
Common Core Informative (Expository) Writing -Beginning to
Common Core Informative (Expository) Writing -Beginning to
Common Core Informative (Expository) Writing -Beginning to