The Titanic Informative Research and Writing Activity

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2nd - 5th
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This writing was a great way to wrap up our Titanic unit while giving my students an opportunity to practice researching and writing.
This was very engaging for the students. Used when I was away sick. My sub was able to follow the plan, and used the project over a full week.
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  1. Get your informative writing unit rolling with these TEN fun prompts and activities. Students will go through the writing process to create a common core aligned research based writing piece. Each activity is designed to be taught in one week or can be condensed into less days. The weekly assignment
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Writing an informative writing piece is easy with this All About the Titanic activity and craft! Use differentiated graphic organizers to research and gather information about the Titanic, then turn it into an informative writing composition.

This Resource Includes:

  • Brief Teaching Tips (for a 1 day or 5 day plan)
  • 6 Photo Example Pages
  • Planning/Brainstorming Page for Notes
  • 3 Differentiated Drafting Pages
  • Informative Editing Checklist
  • 4 Pages to Publish/Craft
  • 2 Different Common Core Aligned Rubrics (for 2nd Grade)

The craft is easy to do and makes a great bulletin board display.

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23 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Week
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Write narratives in which they recount a well-elaborated event or short sequence of events, include details to describe actions, thoughts, and feelings, use temporal words to signal event order, and provide a sense of closure.
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, descriptive details, and clear event sequences.
Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.


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