How-To Writing, Orange (Grades 2 - 4)

Teach kids how to write procedural directions for how-to do something.

Students will have opportunities to read and write serious and silly essays.

How To Writing Objectives

  • Write directions in a logical sequence.
  • Use transition words to help structure and flow.
  • Include humor (voice) in a silly how-to essay.
  • Draft, revise, edit, and rewrite a final draft.
  • Learn about sentences.

Lesson 1: Introduction to Procedural Writing 

Lesson 2: Sequential Drawings 

Lesson 3: Write Sequential Directions

Lesson 4: Adding Humor to Your Writing

Lesson 5: Revising

Lesson 6: Editing

Lesson 7: Final Copy

Lesson 8: Bonus How-to Essay *optional

Lesson 9 – 11: Sentences (Simple, Fragments, Compound, and Run-Ons) *optional

ALSO AVAILABLE–>How-To Writing for Grade 5 – 6

$9.97

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How-To Writing, Orange (Grades 2 - 4)

Teach kids how to write procedural directions for how-to do something.

Students will have opportunities to read and write serious and silly essays.

How To Writing Objectives

  • Write directions in a logical sequence.
  • Use transition words to help structure and flow.
  • Include humor (voice) in a silly how-to essay.
  • Draft, revise, edit, and rewrite a final draft.
  • Learn about sentences.

Lesson 1: Introduction to Procedural Writing 

Lesson 2: Sequential Drawings 

Lesson 3: Write Sequential Directions

Lesson 4: Adding Humor to Your Writing

Lesson 5: Revising

Lesson 6: Editing

Lesson 7: Final Copy

Lesson 8: Bonus How-to Essay *optional

Lesson 9 – 11: Sentences (Simple, Fragments, Compound, and Run-Ons) *optional

ALSO AVAILABLE–>How-To Writing for Grade 5 – 6

$9.97

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Use one of the following books as the mentor text for this curriculum: 

How to Babysit a Grandpa by Jean Regan (or any other book in Regan’s HOW-TO series)

How to Wash a Wooly Mammoth by Michelle Robinson

How to Teach a Slug to Read by Susan Pearson

If Your Monster Won’t Go to Bed by Denise Vega