This is the first lesson in the Ground Floor Writing: Exposition instruction series. Contains the rationale behind the lesson, step-by-step teaching instructions, one class worksheet, and one extended practice worksheet.
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Provide a concluding statement or section that follows from and supports the information or explanation presented.
Establish and maintain a formal style.
Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic.
Use appropriate and varied transitions to create cohesion and clarify the relationships among ideas and concepts.
Develop the topic with relevant, well-chosen facts, definitions, concrete details, quotations, or other information and examples.