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.