Genius Hour and Informational Writing fit so nicely together! This pack will provide your students with an opportunity to explore a topic they are passionate about. They will work through the research process and write an informational essay.
Here is what you will find in this pack:
Genius Hour tools:
Google Slides for tech option
What are you passionate about page?
Thick vs. Thin Questions
Frayer model planning page (bulletin board letters)
Developing inquiry and guiding questions with peer review
KWHLAQ thinking page
Partner cards to help with peer review
Note taking page
Safe website search list
informational writing tools:
posters for the classroom
organizing your notes
thinking map for planning
writing a thesis
writing an introduction
writing a conclusion
putting it all together
samples of each of the pages using my topic of Rosa Parks
Please email me with any questions prior to purchasing!