Literacy Centers Grade 4, 5 and 6 Intermediate Students
Literacy Centers Grade 2 and 3 Primary Students
Spiral Bound Journals
Persuasive writing, opinion writing, political, editorial and or an argument, is a piece of writing in which the writer uses words to convince the reader of his/her view regarding an issue. Persuasive writing sometimes involves convincing the reader to perform an action, or it may simply consist of an argument(s) convincing the reader of the writer’s point of view. Persuasive writing is one of the most used writing types in the world. Persuasive writers employ many techniques to improve their argument and show support for their claim. Simply put, persuasive writing is "an essay that offers and supports an opinion".
Expository writing is a type of writing where the purpose is to inform, describe, explain, or define the author's subject to the reader. Expository text is meant to deposit factual information and report data and facts example weather and sports scores.
Descriptive writing is a type of writing that uses the five senses to describe an event or occasion, the smells, tastes, feelings, images of the people places or things. Describing an event using descriptive writing involves showing the reader with words the details that sparks memories, feelings, tastes of your own senses.
Extensions: Find Tier 2 and Tier 3 vocabulary and define them in your read and response journals
High Frequency Academic Vocabulary
accelerate-to make something go faster. The driver accelerated the car.