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"Teaching Informative Writing"

Part of the Classroom Connections series | Duration: 47:19 | Grades 6-12

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About this session

In this video, learn the six essential skills Kristina Smekens deems necessary for strong informative/expository writing. This includes developed and organized information sandwiched between an effective introduction and conclusion. Watch two wholeclass mini-lessons where Kristina models how to write a thesis statement and how to weave powerful description between facts.

GRADES 6-12
Questions: Contact webPD | 1-888-376-0448

Outline47 Minutes

  • Let's get started!
  • Let's get started! - Handout
  • Intro - Teaching Skills Research a focused topic
  • Teaching Skills Develop & organize ideas
  • Teaching Skills Fine-tune Word Choice

About this session

In this video, learn the six essential skills Kristina Smekens deems necessary for strong informative/expository writing. This includes developed and organized information sandwiched between an effective introduction and conclusion. Watch two wholeclass mini-lessons where Kristina models how to write a thesis statement and how to weave powerful description between facts.

GRADES 6-12
Questions: Contact webPD | 1-888-376-0448

Outline47 Minutes

  • Let's get started!
  • Let's get started! - Handout
  • Intro - Teaching Skills Research a focused topic
  • Teaching Skills Develop & organize ideas
  • Teaching Skills Fine-tune Word Choice