Help students understand how to take notes and compose a piece of informational writing! This 3-4 day lesson helps students understand the informational writing process by synthesizing information from multiple sources. These strategies can easily be adapted to any topic or novel.
-Step by step instructions including think-aloud and think-together prompts
-Sample note-taking chart and blank chart for teacher and/or student use
-Sample written paragraph
-Sample topics for student use related to A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansbury