Spring Informative/Explanatory Writing unit: This common core writing unit teaches kids to begin to use mentor (paired) texts and gives you the option to teach them to cite an article when writing an informative piece. There are 4 prompts and week long activities to go with each prompt.
The unit includes:
Text type posters featuring parts of an informative and explanatory piece
How to plant a seed
Each prompt includes:
2 mentor/paired texts for each prompt
Questions for each prompt
Note taking pages
Graphic organizer (2 options for differentiation)
Homework cover sheets (various choices if you choose to send for homework)
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Opinion Writing Handbook
You may also like my other writing units like:Life Long Ago Opinion Writing Unit
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