W.4.2 Worksheets, Workbooks, Lesson Plans, and Games

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.4.2

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"Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly."

These worksheets and lesson plans can help students practise this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

Writing Instructions
Worksheet
Writing Instructions
Help your child learn to write clearly and concisely by writing her own set of "how to" instructions.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
How to Write a Paragraph
Worksheet
How to Write a Paragraph
Yum, this paragraph is making me hungry! With this introductory worksheet, your student will learn how to write a paragraph.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Marginalized People of the Gold Rush
Worksheet
Marginalized People of the Gold Rush
The Gold Rush wasn't great for some, such as women, Chinese-Americans and Native Americans. Read about them and consider their dilemmas with this worksheet.
Year 5
Social studies
Worksheet
Animal Report: Camel
Worksheet
Animal Report: Camel
Learn step by step how to create a report! Research facts about camels, complete the sentences, then use the sentences to create a report about camels.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Thanksgiving Writing Activity #3
Worksheet
Thanksgiving Writing Activity #3
Can you remember your favorite Thanksgiving? With the help of this festive writing prompt, your child can polish her creative writing skills.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Presidential Address
Worksheet
Presidential Address
When the president speaks, people listen. If you were the president, with the whole country listening, what would you say?
Year 5
Social studies
Worksheet

Lesson Plans

State Memories
Lesson plan
State Memories
In this lesson, your students will practise writing about places important to them through poetry. By the time they are done, students will have become better writers and taken a walk down memory lane!
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Middle Atlantic State Migration
Lesson plan
Middle Atlantic State Migration
In this lesson, your students will use guiding questions as a way to organise their thoughts about non-fiction reading. They will also gain an understanding of some of the factors that led to the colonization of the Middle Atlantic States.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Southeast and Gulf State Weather
Lesson plan
Southeast and Gulf State Weather
Whoa, weather! Using technology as an aid, students will put their research skills to the test while learning about hurricanes.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Paint a Word Picture
Lesson plan
Paint a Word Picture
Students become word artists as they use ordinary pictures to practise creating detailed descriptions. This technique helps your class learn how to paint a picture with words.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Similes and Metaphors: Comparisons Done Right
Lesson plan
Similes and Metaphors: Comparisons Done Right
Your little poets will love how their creative writing abilities will grow with this lesson about similes and metaphors. Students engage in fun activities to learn about similes and metaphors and write comparisons as directed.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
What's in a Name?
Lesson plan
What's in a Name?
Every name has a story behind it. This lesson allows students to share the story of their name with their classmates. Not only is it fun, it's ideal for establishing a respectful classroom community.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan

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