Give your students the scaffolding help them achieve! Provide students with an opportunity to read examples of common core aligned body paragraphs for nonfiction, informational, and expository essays. Students will then be given a chance to annotate and label the mentor examples to point out great examples of writers using the following text structures to inform readers about their topics: Cause and Effect, Order and Sequence, Problem and Solution, Compare and Contrast, and Description
Suggested Usage Guide:
1. Read mentor nonfiction body paragraph as a class.
2. Evaluate each sentence.
3. Ask students to label each line as a specific craft move (Label guide included)
4. Finish activity by using included prompts to have students create their own examples of nonfiction essay body paragraphs on provided sheet.
✔ 3 Mentor Body Paragraphs to Label
✔ 2 Prompts for Student To Create Examples
✔ Label Guides
✔ Power Point Presentation For Using Text Structures In Nonfiction Essays
Part of the Writing Nonfiction/Informational/Expository Series!
How To Write A Nonfiction: The Complete Bundle (Includes Everything Below)
How To Write A Nonfiction Essay Introduction
How To Write A Nonfiction Essay Body
How To Write A Nonfiction Essay Conclusion