A perfect introduction to non-fiction text features and an extension activity for your students reading above grade level!
This packet includes 7 visuals to help introduce non-fiction text features. The following text-features are introduced with visual posters:
*Table of Contents
The students will need to explicitly be taught these non-fiction text features in order to independently complete the research project!
Templates are included to guide the students through the research project. This packet includes the following templates:
*A template for choosing a topic to research
*A graphic organizer for the main topic and headings
*A paragraph graphic organizer for each heading
*A title page template
*Final draft paper in many formats (words only, picture only, words and picture, and some for a picture and caption)
*A table of contents template
*A glossary and index template
*A template where students can list the photographs they will need for their final project.
Step by step directions with real photographs from a first graders work are included. This will take teacher time to introduce non-fiction text features and help the students choose a topic and gather resources.