We found 54 resources with the concept Expository Writing
Writing Informative Text: School Days
5th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewA three-part writing assessment challenges scholars to think critically about schools of the past and present. Learners read informative texts, answer questions to prepare for a discussion, research in small groups, complete a Venn...
Writing About Literature: Comparing and Contrasting Characters in Heidi
5th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewScholars read excerpts from the story, Heidi, in a three-part assessment that focuses on comparing and contrasting characters. Each part contains three tasks that challenge learners to discuss, answer comprehension questions,...
Core Assessment Module: Harriet Tubman
7th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewEngage your learners with an independent reading session, a graphic organizer with text-dependent questions, a speaking/listening exercise, some constructed response items, and a summative writing assessment, all centered around Harriet...
Study Guide for Bridge to Terabithia
4th - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewBridge to Terabithia is a story about friendship that brings magic into ordinary life. Study guides may not be magical, but the guided questions, graphic organizers, extension activities, vocabulary, and discussion questions help...
W.9-10.2 Expository Writing: 9-10th Grade ELA Common Core
9th - 10th
Expository writing aims to explain, describe, define, instruct and/or inform. Here are some resources that will inspire your writers, encourage them to think critically, and help them formulate their own ideas. Take a look at the attached notes for each resource to find the aligned Common Core Standards addressed.
W.11-12.2 Expository Writing: 11-12th Grade ELA Common Core
11th - 12th
The common core standard W.11-12.2 is the focus of a collection that includes lesson plans, unit plans, worksheets, and webpages designed to help your writers craft informative/explanatory essays that clearly and accurately express their ideas.
New Year’s Resolution Classroom Activity
4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Create a sense of accountability among scholars with a lesson that focuses on making and keeping New Year's resolutions. Writers compose a five paragraph essay focused on three resolutions—promises to self improvement, to their family,...
Kindergarten Writing Rubrics
Here is a set of three kindergarten writing rubrics designed to meet the Common Core writing standards for opinion, informative, and narrative writing pieces. They each include four levels of performance—beginning, developing, proficient, and exemplary—while also addressing Common Core language standards. The rubrics come in both PDF form and a document version for easy editing.
Performance-Based Assessment Practice Test (Grade 3 ELA/Literacy)
3rd CCSS: Designed
Monitor your third graders' progress with the Common Core ELA standards with this practice assessment. Provided with collection of three narrative reading passages, children must answer a series of evidence-based multiple choice...