Procedural Writing - "How to" Graphic Organizers, Charts and Writing Prompts

Sandra Naufal
Grade Levels
3rd - 6th
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How To writing is explored through text features of this genre with guides that assist in the writing process. This resource includes: guided practice activities, a sample anchor chart, an in depth look at the elements, a planning template, 15 writing prompts, an action verb list, a recipe word list, order words coded for beginning, middle and ending transitions, a transitions word list, a success criteria chart and a rubric.

Students will learn to understand that this writing genre:

 Give a clear reason for the process.

 Provides a list of materials required to conduct the process.

 Addresses any safety precautions or rules that need to be followed.

 Includes all necessary steps for the process. Steps should be in proper order (using transition words like “first”, “next”, “then”, “finally”......).

 Is easy to follow and implement. Directions should be clear. There should be no confusion.

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