I can write a research paper! Non-Fiction Text Features/Informational Writing

Teaching young students to write a research paper can be a challenge. In order to do this successfully you must start at the beginning and start by teaching the non-fiction text features, the different types of research and how to use them, and  how to plan and organize your information. This unit focuses on all of those aspects and provides you with enough resources to to  teach them to write a research paper from beginning to end. GET YOUR FREEBIE HERE!

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There are colorful anchor charts with matching reinforcement activities to deepen the understanding of each concept. There are 3 interactive notebook activities that you can use in the planning phase of the students instruction. Once they finish this entire unit your students will have a perfectly written research paper! They will also complete their own 15 page non-fiction book! This unit can be used with any topic!

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This unit includes:

sticky note planning pages for facts, closing, and main idea
What is non-fiction?
what do I know?
online research
dictionary research
book research
encyclopedia research
newspaper research
summarizing a biography
summarizing facts
organize your information
write your paragraph
animals graphic organizer
planets graphic organizer
biographies graphic organizer
main idea flipbook with instructions
make your own book
informational writing paper
interactive notebook activities

Anchor charts with matching reinforcement activities for:
-Table of Contents
-Bold Print
-guide words
-reference page
-closing sentence
-unknown words

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