We created this research writing unit for 4th grade. It meets the Common Core Standards for 4th grade. Our students loved this unit!
It incorporates the use of Thinking Maps and guides teachers through short and long term research writing.
There are 13 lessons with 4 supplemental ones as well. The entire unit is 43 pages. This comprehensive unit can last 4-6 weeks.
There are examples of anchor charts, Thinking Maps, and writing ideas.