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**Update: This has been my students FAVORITE informational writing unit of the year. They have been begging to research additional animals and creating more diary entries!!
Do your students love animals? How about learning more information about them? Do they love keeping journals and diaries? Then this informational writing and research unit is sure to have your students excited and engaged in writing and research.
Inspired from the well loved Doreen Cronin books, Diary of a Worm, Spider or Fly, comes this fun informational writing and research unit.
Students will research a favorite animal and then write about it in a fun and humorous way in a diary format!
Included in this unit are the following items:
*Common Core Aligned Standards (Grades 1-3)
*Anchor Posters/Teaching Pages ( color and b/w options)
*5 Day Diary Planner Printable
*2 Diary Options (Full Page and Booklet Options--with 2 different
choices of lines)
*Editing Checklist (Color or B/W)
*Informational Writing and Research Rubric