Explanatory Writing Complete Unit, Bundle

Explanatory Writing Complete Unit, Bundle
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  1. Set up your writing curriculum in a snap with these materials for narrative, explanatory, argumentative, and research writing. What is it? It's not only a bundle of my best-selling, classroom-tested units and resources for writing, but with this set of resources, you will have a full year's worth o
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Welcome to my Explanatory Writing Complete Unit! This classroom-tested, low prep, standards-based unit is designed to help you teach students to explanatory essays (compare/contrast, summaries, process papers, cause/effect) beginning to end.

What is it? It's not only a bundle of my best-selling, classroom-tested units and resources for explanatory writing, but also with this set of resources, you will have a full unit's worth of materials for teaching any explanatory essay.

Why do you need it? If you are looking for a unit and a process that will make teaching and learning explanatory writing simple and effective, this resource is for you. Whether you are a new teacher or veteran teacher, the materials included here are fundamental enough to get you started and novel enough to fit into today's classroom.

What's included? You’ll have pacing guides and essential questions all in one easy download. You’ll have tools for getting kids started, tools for writing vocabulary, tools for sample papers, tools for prompts, tools for assessment and evaluation, and tools to build your students’ confidence.

Overview of Unit:

- Unit vocabulary and quiz, editable

- Introduction to the mode ppt with sketch notes (editable PPT format and **new e-lesson for Google, pdf format)

- Two prompts with sample papers, stimuli, organizers, and rubrics (more will be added soon)

- Printable pacing guide for administration and you!

- Beautiful, age-appropriate design on every page to draw your students into reading, writing, analyzing, discussing, and learning!

- Of course, you'll get FREE updates for life on all my future explanatory prompt packs.

- AND, I’m not going to leave you out in the wilderness of teaching writing all alone. With this purchase, you will receive free access to an online community of support for teaching writing. Hope to see you there!

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Terms of Use: This purchase is for one teacher only. This resource is not to be shared with colleagues or used by an entire grade level, school, or district without purchasing the proper number of licenses. Discounted licensees are available at checkout. Updated 2019. Cover Image A Little Peace of Africa.

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Teaching Duration
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