How to Write an Informative Essay for 4th & 5th Grade: Sharks, Friends or Foe?

In this multi-day course, students will learn how to write an organized informative essay that is well supported with evidence from various sources.
25 total reviews for this teacher
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Completed by 56 learners
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30 minutes

per class

Once per week

over 6 weeks


year olds


learners per class

per learner - per class

How does aMulti-Daycourse work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

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Class Experience

Students will learn to use primary sources to write a well-supported and organized informational essay.
Students may be asked to write a paragraph that will be shared during the next class. 
Students will use a notebook to gather ideas and write notes. Students will need a pencil and highlighters for annotating notes. Handouts will be provided for the students. If students are unable to print the handouts, the text will be projected during the class. 
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
30 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.


Christine Wright
Lives in the United States
Florida Certified Elementary Teacher with 19 Years Experience in Grades 3-5
25 total reviews
35 completed classes

About Me

My name is Christine Wright and I am a former elementary school teacher with 18 years of experience teaching in Broward County, Florida. I have my Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education, which I earned from Florida Atlantic University. I am... 
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