Teach your students about informative and explanatory writing with this CCSS aligned mini-unit. It is ideal for grades and it includes an editable, 26 slide PowerPoint presentation, and informative essay handout, peer edit worksheet, and a rubric.
Informative writing for upper elementary students. This informational writing unit was designed to introduce upper grade students to the genre of informative or expository writing. It also walks students through writing their first informative essay.
This graphic organizer can be used to help students write reports or informational text and cite references. There are boxes for six sections of writing. Depending on the student's level, these could be paragraphs or multiple paragraphs on a topic.