KINDERGARTEN INFORMATION REPORT: Information Report about Turtles
Included in this file:
- Lesson instructions
- Teacher information report prompt
- Example of expected work
- 3 versions of the same information report
This file includes 3 differentiated information report scaffolds of increasing difficulty. The scaffolded information reports are placed in-order within the PDF:
- Achievable (for beginning or struggling writers)
- Average (for average ability writers)
- Extended (for advanced or gifted writers).
Instructions: After reading through non-fiction books about turtles from your school library or watching a YouTube clip on turtles, discuss what is now known about turtles. A prompt sheet has been matched to the student worksheets. Discuss each sentence and write each on the board in the given order. There is room for independent writing so feel free to write up any other sentences your students may suggest to you. There are three different versions of the same worksheet included in this file for you to allow for differentiation where needed.
Happy teaching and learning!