Course IW-2 (Informational Writing)
Open to students who completed grade 2, 3, or 4 during the 2017-18 school year.
This class is limited to 12 students.
Instructor: Dawn Monique Elkin
In this course students will draft, revise, and publish an informational piece of writing that will include facts, vocabulary, important details, and elaboration.
Strategies will include:
- Researching facts
- Categorizing information
- Organizing text structure
- Creating text features
- Using transition words and phrases
- Developing a strong introduction
On the last day of class, students will receive an Expert Book that will include all of our work.