How-To Writing, Purple (Grade 5 - 6)

Teach children to write how-to / procedural essays!

Lesson 1: Introduction to Procedural Writing

Lesson 2: Write Sequential Directions 

Lesson 3: Write Sequential Directions 

Lesson 4: Add Voice to How-To Directions

Lesson 5: Revise

Lesson 6: Edit

Lesson 7: Write a Final Copy 

Optional: Introduction & Conclusion Review 

Optional: Paragraph Review

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How-To Writing, Purple (Grade 5 - 6)

Teach children to write how-to / procedural essays!

Lesson 1: Introduction to Procedural Writing

Lesson 2: Write Sequential Directions 

Lesson 3: Write Sequential Directions 

Lesson 4: Add Voice to How-To Directions

Lesson 5: Revise

Lesson 6: Edit

Lesson 7: Write a Final Copy 

Optional: Introduction & Conclusion Review 

Optional: Paragraph Review

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WRITING UNIT OBJECTIVES

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


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