Learn About Endangered Animals by Writing Informative Paragraphs (Ages 8-12)
In this one-time class, learners will get to choose an endangered animal they like, research the animal, and write an informative paragraph to teach others about the animal.
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This class teaches research and informative/explanatory writing. Learners will start by picking an endangered animal of their choice and researching that animal. Then, I will teach the class how to write an informative paragraph using a clear structure of introduction, body, conclusion. Last, learners will write their informative paragraphs using the provided structure and sentence starters. They will receive teacher feedback and revise their paragraphs as needed. Learners will have...
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I will assess the informative paragraphs using a rubric that is aligned with ELA Common Core standards.
55 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
https://www.worldwildlife.org/species/directory?sort=extinction_status&direction=desc https://kids.kiddle.co/Endangered_species#Extinct_in_the_wild https://www.iucnredlist.org/
Kim N DohnerExperienced English and History Teacher
34 total reviews
55 completed classes
***I am currently only scheduling classes based on parent requests. If you like one of my classes, send a request! *** Hello, my name is Kim Dohner. I have been teaching English and History for 7 years. I taught in classrooms for five years...