This Informative Writing to Sources with bonus posters activity is wonderful for 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade. Teach kids use text, media, or interviews as sources to enhance their informational writing. Use this in a whole group, small group, or centers . This easy to use resource, with differentiation suggestions, has the whole writing process and more. This is great in class or online digital resource. Use this with my An Introduction to Informative Writing YouTube video. This resourse will simplify writing and make the process easier and more enjoyable for your kids. This can be printed off or uploaded to your favorite digital platform. Embed the video so the kids can refer back whenever they need to. This writing process is classroom tested, and will improve your class' expository writing.
This activity includes:
-a teacher's guide
This will take you day by day through the plan. It includes a QR code with the link to the instructional video.
-a notes page for organizing facts from their chosen sources.
This page is for organizing and it also explains the concept of organizing notes with a fun and helpful analogy.
-2 rough draft pages
Both pages are full of useful tips to remind them how to create a wonderful piece of informative writing.
-2 final draft pages with helpful reminders for revising and editing
These posters tell what informative writing is, tell how to write an introduction, how to write body paragraphs, and how to write a conclusion. Each is specific to informative writing. Create a packet, Upload it as a digital resource that the kids have access to, or put them all together as part of a larger writing display.
These are useful, ready to go, NON-WORKSHEET resources.
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