This resource includes SEVEN writing graphic organizers for ESOL students to plan and organize their writing pieces: narrative writing, two versions of opinion writing, informational writing, and how-to writing.
Grade 4 or Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly. Students will use the layers of the hamburger to create a paragraph. This is a fun activity that will be engaging to students because it is funny.
Common Core Star Rubrics and Differentiated Checklists for grade one, color version for the whole class and small groups and this black and white version for student evaluations. Great for reporting in parents teacher conferences.
Rainforest Animals: Informational Article, QR Code Research Page & Fact Sort
Rainforest Animals: Informational Article, QR Code Research Page & Fact Sort is a set of 12 informational articles all about Rainforest Animals. These articles are full of interesting facts and details that students can use during reading and writing acti
Free text features chart - it tells the purpose and gives an example for 18 different nonfiction text features including headings, captions, and more.
Informational Text FREEBIES!
Informational Text FREEBIES! These worksheets have a lot of visual structure which is perfect for our special needs students. Document what features are present in non-fiction text as well as determining why the author put that in the story. Download at: http://www.teacherkarma.com/2014/09/non-fiction-tools-of-trade-freebie.html