Informative/Explanatory: Informative Article Unit Introduction

Here is everything you need to teach fourth graders to write informative/explanatory articles in one unit plan. This carefully crafted resource packet includes lessons, exercises, and activities based on the writing process, that enable your writers to craft a a polished informational article.

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CCSS: Designed
Instructional Ideas

  • Coordinate the entire writing program with other fourth grade teachers
Classroom Considerations

  • The fourth resource in a series of eight that comprise a fourth grade, year-long writing program
Pros

  • The 64-page packet includes a table of contents, a rationale for the approaches used in the unit, an explanation of how the unit fits in to the year-long plan, lessons, a note about the standards the lesson addresses, graphic organizers, worksheets, sample articles, and an end of unit check list
Cons

  • None