Looking for a How To Writing project to inspire writers of all abilities? Writing a How To piece about a paper airplane students have created will get them writing fluently and with enthusiasm. Students have a vested interest in using clear, concise language to explain their folded creations. Kids love this project and, when posted in the hall, they generate lots of comments.
Planning sheet - 2 versions to meet your writers' needs.
Airplane Folding Word Bank
Transition word mini anchor chart for writing directions.
Final Draft pages - 3 versions to mix and match
Evaluation rubric with area for student reflection
Suggested implementation plan based on classroom-tested tips
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