Teach informational text writing using winter animals! Included is a game with two informational texts--one on polar bears and one on harp seals. Students roll a die and accumulate parts of the informational text. Once they collect all the strips, they get to read about the animal. Graphic organizers are included so students can write about their own winter animal such as a penguin.
Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
Write informative/explanatory texts in which they introduce a topic, use facts and definitions to develop points, and provide a concluding statement or section.
Write informative/explanatory texts in which they name a topic, supply some facts about the topic, and provide some sense of closure.