Looking for a comprehensive unit to teach informational writing? Teaching students informational writing is an important part of writers' workshop. Develop students' love of writing and research with this informational writing unit for emergent writers.
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Who is This Product For?
Teachers who need more ideas to teach informational writing. Please be advised this is a generic unit. I could not possibly know all topics you would want to cover in your classroom. If you are looking for more specific topic ideas, check out this page of my store.
. All of the ideas provided in this unit are for kindergarten and 1st-grade classrooms. This unit might also be appropriate for struggling 2nd-grade students.
What is included in this Unit?
This packet includes a 71-page pdf file that includes:
* Informationl writing graphic organizers
* Different types of papers to help learn informational text features and informational writing text structures for All About Books
* Pages to make posters
* Venn diagram graphic organizer to compare and contrast fiction and nonfiction text
*Text feature cards for student offices
*6 different research station ideas that include links to great resources and how-to videos
*Research booklet for research stations
*Mini-lesson ideas for both group and individual projects
*Ideas for publishing All About Books
*Classroom management tips and management cards
*Conferencing checklist, anecdotal notes, and scheduling sheets
*Pencil Rubric and printables
These informational writing resources are designed to help you implement this unit with confidence and ease. The ideas and strategies in this unit have helped me over the years and I am confident will help you, too!
Other Writers Workshop Product Include.
Unit 1: Getting Started with Writers' Workshop
Unit 2: Teaching Small Moments
Unit 3: Revising and Editing Strategies
Unit 4: Opinion Writing
Unit 5: Procedural Writing
Unit 6: Expository Writing Unit
Unit 7: Mo Willems Author Study
Unit 8: Narrative Writing