This powerpoint is great for STAAR alignment for writing expository text for 9th grade. It has a feature that is a interactive quiz on thesis statements. I normally teach it in an interactive notebook style, which is also attached as well.
English Language Arts, Writing, Informational Text
This power points starts the Informational Text Unit. Students can take notes on text structure and important terms regarding informational text. It has interactive example questions where students can be actively involved.
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Informational Text