Recount Writing Unit | Retelling | Lessons | Graphic Organizers | Prompts

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MASTER RECOUNT WRITING in 2023 with this complete EDITABLE UNIT that ensures your students learn the ESSENTIAL SKILLS, PURPOSE and PROCESS of RETELLING events with accuracy and energy—covering PERSONAL, FACTUAL, LITERARY and HISTORICAL RECOUNTS.



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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, descriptive details, and clear event sequences.
Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.
Provide logically ordered reasons that are supported by facts and details.
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, descriptive details, and clear event sequences.


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