Writing To Explain, Describe, and Inform Worksheets

Related ELA Standard: W.8.2.D

Core Standard

When you are working on shorter writing tasks they will often be designed around explain or describing something in little detail. The purpose of shorter tasks may also be to inform the reader. When you are explaining your goal is to talk about the how and why. When you are describing something make it vivid for the reader. When you are explaining something, the goal is to focus on the facts in a engaging manner. The worksheets will help young writers explore these three writing tasks.









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