I would use these writing prompts to have students practice expository writing. I would write at the top of the sheet "Write to explain..." and let the students choose their writing prompt.

I would use these writing prompts to have students practice expository writing. I would write at the top of the sheet "Write to explain." and let the students choose their writing prompt.

In Texas, the new STAAR test requires 4th graders to write two expository papers, so there is a need to teach this type of writing to our students.   This is just a list of possible writing prompts you can use to get your students writing expository papers!

In Texas, the new STAAR test requires graders to write two expository papers, so there is a need to teach this type of writing to our students. This is just a list of possible writing prompts you can use to get your students writing expository papers!

Thanksgiving expository writing for middle school and high school ELA. Includes: essay prompt, brainstorming, and outline.

Thanksgiving expository writing for middle school and high school ELA. Includes: essay prompt, brainstorming, and outline.

Understanding different genre of writing prompts.  I was just thinking about this today.

Understanding writing prompts anchor chart expository, fictional and personal narrative

Expository writing structures that promote student choice.

Providing resources for all the secondary English Language Arts and Reading teachers who dare to do things a little differently.

100 Writing Prompts. (n.d.). Retrieved February 27, 2016, from https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/100-Writing-Prompts-1377772  I pinned this to have new ideas for journal writing.

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Teach Your Child to Read - 100 Writing Prompts. Retrieved February from www. I pinned this to have new ideas for journal writing. - Give Your Child a Head Start, and.Pave the Way for a Bright, Successful Future.

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