MS-Word - "How to..." Graphic Organizer - Informative Writing
Common Core Graphic Organizer for Word
This is a graphic organizer for students to create a short "How to.." informative article. Students choose a topic to explain in 4 steps. Students use the organizer to convey ideas clearly using written instructions and images. Students download the graphic organizer and open in Microsoft Word or compatible word processor.
Grades 3 -5
Common Core Graphic Organizer - Informative Writing
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.3.2 Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.3.2a Introduce a topic and group related information together; include illustrations when useful to aiding comprehension.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.4.2 Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.5.2 Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
"How to..." Informative Writing - Finished Example
Students pick a subject to explain in 4 steps. Ex: How to ride a bike, make a cake, baby sit, rollerskate, catch a fish, grow a plant, tie a shoe, draw a face, walk a dog, shoot a free throw, play handball, ride a rollercoaster, ice skate, have a party, etc.
Common Core "How To..." Graphic Organizer Template
For PC's and Microsoft Office