Writing to Explain, Describe, and Inform Worksheets:
How to... – Think
of something that you know how to do well.
My Favorite Thing
– Write a descriptive essay using sensory language to convey how
the thing looks, feels, sounds, and/or smells.
Jealousy and Envy
– Is there a difference between jealousy and envy? Do you think
that Aristotle is right?
In the News –
Eliminate any information that is not relevant to the topic.
– People have been banning books for about as long as books have
Robot World –
Most contemporary robots are used to do repetitive actions, often
in manufacturing, or they do jobs considered too dangerous for humans,
like going into a building to search for and diffuse a bomb.
Weather is Real
– What kind of bad weather or natural disasters do you get where