This free sample was taken from a twenty-prompt collection of expository staar-style prompts for 4th grade the complete set is available at my store in pdf and powerpoint formats. Tenth-graders wrote the following general expository essay topics students can practice writing these topics or use the list to come up with topics of their own the important thing to remember is that these expository essays are based on facts rather than the writer's beliefs or feelings. Ws teaching the rules (expository) imagine that a new student has come to your school and needs to learn the class rules write an essay that explains the main rules. 65 expository writing prompts for kids (if it works for kids, then it can work for adults, too find this pin and more on teach by megan dobbs explanation topic ideas-great for idea book expository writing is used to present reasons and explanation about a topic in a step-by-step process.
©2013 berkeley county schools 4th & 5th grade writing folder 1 4th and 5th grade writing folder. 4th grade writing prompts these 4th-grade writing prompts (or fourth grade essay topics) are written for students in grade four they are free to use under a creative commons license. 229 samples of 4th grade writing pieces sample a.
Staar expository prompt grade 4 read the information in the box below think about the people you care about write about one person who has been important to you explain what makes this person special grade 4 expository writing score point 2 “yay we finally finished thank you so much for your help, mike. Expository writing prompts get your students excited about writing by sharing these creative expository writing prompts 4th grade students will love prompt 1: write a story where the last line is “and that’s how mchenry the rabbit became the star of the show. Writing grade 4 2011 released selections and test questions staar grade 4 writing 2011 release writing selection 1 sample prompt for expository writing read the information in the box below there are people in our lives who are special to us sometimes this person is a.
Expository for 4th grade showing top 8 worksheets in the category - expository for 4th grade some of the worksheets displayed are 4th and 5th grade writing folder, expository, 3 5 grade expository writing unit 3 grade expository unit, grade 5 expository rubric, staar expository writing rubric grade 4, lesson 3 comparing ineffective and effective writing samples, definition of expository. Grade 5 writing prompts page 1 november, 2012 there are many different kinds of entertainment, such as music, games, books, or movies explain your favorite type of entertainment and why you like it. Grade 4 expository – the horseshoe crab embarking on a research project is often a daunting task for me and my students first we need to choose a topic and hone that topic so that the research is focused then we engage in the research aspect of it and finally the written work throughout the [. Mrs downey's class- 4th grade fcat writing prompts-practice and rubric fcat writing prompts type: prompt main idea narrative: everyone has been alone at one time or another think about a time you were alone at home or someplace else tell about a time you were alone so the reader feels that he was there expository: everyone has. By seventh grade, students should be refining the core writing skills of brainstorming, researching, outlining, drafting, and revising in order to hone these skills, seventh-grade students need regular practice writing a variety of essay styles, including narrative, persuasive, expository , and creative essays.
Although the expository essay can be written in a number of formats, the five-paragraph format is one frequently utilized for fourth-grade students brainstorming and prewriting this is an important first step in writing any essay, especially the expository type. Expository prompts - links to 32 expository writing prompts in pdf format plus a document that jefferson county, tn used in a writing workshop [this expired link is available through the wayback machine internet archive. A well written expository essay focuses on facts these expository writing prompts will give you a topic or subject to explain, describe, inform, or define. Informative and expository writing prompts worksheets here is a graphic preview for all the 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, 6th grade, 7th grade and 8th grade informative and expository writing prompts worksheets.
4th grade writing prompts 3/16/2012 27 comments we all have a favorite day of the week think about your favorite day of the week now write to explain to your reader why this day of the week is your favorite one everyone has a favorite time of the year think about the time of year that you like best. Grade 4 second prompt rubric expository writing a summary 4 § fully addresses the prompt § is clearly organized in a logical sequence that contains the main ideas of the reading selection and the most significant details § is a single or multi-paragraph composition with a topic sentence, necessary facts and details, and a concluding sentence. On-demand writing provides a progression of writing across grades (k–5 and 6–12) students have written independently to the same text-based prompt across grades range of writing provides multiple examples of student writing within a grade across a wide variety of content areas, curriculum units, conditions for writing, and purposes.
Iv writing prompts, scoring rubrics, and sample responses • grade 7 introduction to writingprompts, scoring rubrics, and sample responses overview of the north carolina writing assessment (grade 7) the north carolina writing assessment is administered to all seventh-grade students. Expository writing prompts for first, second, and third graders — learning how to write an expository paper is one of the most important skills that young students can develop from an early ageexpository writing is a method of writing in which the author describes, informs, or explains a topic to the reader. More expository writing samples (4th grade) whew i’ve been sitting for a couple of hours typing up some expository writing samples from my kids since so many people are still needing lots of examples and others were written on the students’ last writing benchmark the benchmark prompt was the prompt that our students were given. Fifth graders can be very independent writers, but sometimes they need a little help getting started the prompts in this lesson are designed to get your fifth grade students writing expository texts.