Category: Text Types and Purposes Worksheets Intermediate

Text Types and Purposes Worksheets - CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.3.1 ,b,c,d Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons. Introduce topic or text, state an opinion & create an organizational structure that lists reasons. Provide reasons that support the opinion. Use linking words & phrases: because, therefore, since, for example to connect opinion & reasons. Concluding statement. W.3.2 a,b,c,d Write informative/explanatory, Introduce a topic & group related information together; include illustrations, topic with facts, definitions & details, inking words and phrases: also, another, and, more, but, concluding statement. W.3.3 Narratives to develop real or imagined experiences. Situation & introduce a narrator and/or characters; organize an event sequence, dialogue & descriptions of actions, thoughts & feelings, temporal words, closure. W.4.1 a,b,c,d W.4.2 a,b,c,d,e W.4.3 a,b,c,d,e - W.5.1 a,b,c,d W.5.2 a,b,c,d,e W.5.3 a,b,c,d,e opinion pieces with reasons & information. Introduce a topic or text clearly, state an opinion & create an organizational structure in which related ideas are grouped to support the writer’s purpose. Reasons that are supported by facts & details. Link opinion and reasons using words and phrases: for instance, in order to, in addition. Concluding statement, informative/explanatory, formatting (e.g., headings), illustrations & multimedia when useful to aiding comprehension, topic with facts, definitions, concrete details, quotations, link ideas: another, for example, also, because. Precise language & domain-specific vocabulary to inform. concluding statement. Narratives using effective technique, descriptive details, & event sequences. Orient the reader by establishing a situation & introducing a narrator & characters, dialogue & description, transitional words & phrases, concrete words & phrases & sensory details, conclusion from the narrated events.

Graphic Organizers: Elementary

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Graphic Organizers – Free and printable.  Help your students children classify ideas and communicate more effectively. Use graphic organizers to structure writing projects, to help in problem solving, decision making, studying, planning research and brainstorming. Select a Graphic Organizer from the following list of links.  They also have Spanish versions.  The graphic organizers include: Clock, …

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Reading Comprehension Lessons & Worksheets

ReadWorks – Free site with over 1,400 K-8 non-fiction and literary reading passages, each with a research-based question set to support student comprehension. Printable worksheets and lessons. Comprehension Units These research-based units facilitate close reading, precise questioning based on evidence in the text, and focused discussion to enable comprehension of the entire text. Read-aloud and …

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Time and Sequence Words Worksheet

Time and Sequence Words Worksheet – Free printable worksheet which cover several ELA Common Core writing standards for time and sequence. Using words like then, meanwhile, finally, yesterday, etc. Must sign up with site, but you get some free worksheets. Copy Paste and Search: Time and Sequence Words Worksheet CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.1.3 Write narratives in which they …

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