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Explanatory Writing, Part 2

Domain-specific vocabulary and transitional words are two important parts of explanatory writing. In this lesson, Ms. Ramsey provides her students with a chance to flesh out both using a graphic organizer. Working in pairs, the students consider their topics and the words they could use to enhance their writing. Grade 6: Language Arts

Grade 6: Language Arts

Common Core Standards: W.6.2, W.6.4, and W.6.5
Teacher: Jennifer Ramsey, SEED School, Washington, DC