This Free 1st Grade Informative Explanatory Writing Lesson comes from the 1st Grade Informative/Explanatory Writing Unit. In that unit, there are ten lessons. This specific free lesson focuses on writing strong introductions for informative pieces. The lesson activities may take between 3 and 4 days to complete. There are whole group, partner, team, and independent activities in each lesson to help the students break down each part of the standard. Combined with the other lessons in the unit and the culminating writing pieces, this unit will take between 3 and 5 weeks.
Focus of lesson: strong introductions
In the freebie you’ll get:
-Week-long lesson plan
-Whole group activities
Write informative/explanatory texts in which they name a topic, supply some facts about the topic, and provide some sense of closure.