Learn It Part 2

Now examine an example of a well-written text from Achieve the Coreopens in new window. Select the text that is for your grade level. As you read the sample, be sure to also read the annotations that explain this is an example of a well-written text. (Note, some of the real examples do contain some spelling mistakes.)

Grade 6 – Center of Life

Grade 7 – To Build a Fire

Grade 8 – Dignity and Hope

Resources Tip

For more information on writing informative texts, click on Teacher Resources and review the helpful writing resource links listed under Student Resources.

In the next activity, you will have the opportunity to write two explanatory essays to apply what you have learned.