W.4.2 Worksheets

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.4.2

:
"Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly."

These worksheets can help students practice this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

How to Write a Paragraph
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How to Write a Paragraph
Yum, this paragraph is making me hungry! With this introductory worksheet, your student will learn how to write a paragraph.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Marginalized People of the Gold Rush
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Marginalized People of the Gold Rush
The Gold Rush wasn't great for some, such as women, Chinese-Americans and Native Americans. Read about them and consider their dilemmas with this worksheet.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Presidential Press Conference
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Presidential Press Conference
Think mom is mean? Try the media! With this worksheet, your kid can pretend to be president and answer the tough questions the press has for him.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Reading Response
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Reading Response
Keep your budding reader organized with a reading response journal! Print out several of these response pages to create a homemade reading log.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Writing Review Part 1: Informative Writing: Animal Frenzy!
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Writing Review Part 1: Informative Writing: Animal Frenzy!
This language arts assessment will provide insight into your students' ability to write an animal report.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Informational Writing: Linking Ideas
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Informational Writing: Linking Ideas
Use this exercise with your students to practice linking ideas within their writing to make strong connections.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Informational Outlines 3
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Informational Outlines 3
Use this exercise with your students to pick out facts that would support a paragraph about spring cleaning
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Informational Writing: Battles of the American Revolution
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Informational Writing: Battles of the American Revolution
Give your students some practice writing an informational essay about the American Revolution!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Informational Outlines 1
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Informational Outlines 1
This resource gives your students practice outlining an informational paragraph on changes during the spring season.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Organize your Informational Essay: Travel
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Organize your Informational Essay: Travel
This activity will help your third graders organize the facts and details for an informational writing piece.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Informative Essay: Idea Map
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Informative Essay: Idea Map
Introduce students to this graphic organizer to help them outline their ideas for an essay of their own.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Informative Essay: Anchor Paper
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Informative Essay: Anchor Paper
Students will look at a sample essay and try to pick out the kind of details and big ideas that make an informative essay tick.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Informative Essay: Mixed Up Essay
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Informative Essay: Mixed Up Essay
Students will organize and construct the skeleton of an informative essay with this engaging problem-solving activity.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Informational Writing Graphic Organizer
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Informational Writing Graphic Organizer
Use this resource to help your students get organized. The labeled sections will guide them to follow the proper informative essay structure.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Organize your Informational Essay: Favorite Activity
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Organize your Informational Essay: Favorite Activity
This resource gives your students practice organizing facts and details in an informational essay or paragraph.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Formatting Frenzy
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Formatting Frenzy
Find that formatting feature! In this formatting scavenger hunt, students will use nonfiction texts to look for chapter titles, subtitles, bulleted lists, and more.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Understanding Nonfiction Formatting
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Understanding Nonfiction Formatting
Take a closer look at formatting! Learning how nonfiction text is formatted helps students understand the underlying structure of the information.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Research Report: Polar Bears
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Research Report: Polar Bears
Recruit your students to do some research! Ask them to use a book or computer to find facts about everyone's favorite arctic creature, the polar bear.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Let's Practice! How to Write a Persuasive Paragraph
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Let's Practice! How to Write a Persuasive Paragraph
After reviewing the different parts of a persuasive paragraph, your fourth graders will outline their own persuasive paragraph.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Let's Practice! How to Write a Paragraph
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Let's Practice! How to Write a Paragraph
After reviewing the different parts of a paragraph, your fourth graders will choose a topic and outline their own paragraph!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Presidential Address
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Presidential Address
When the president speaks, people listen. If you were the president, with the whole country listening, what would you say?
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Thanksgiving Writing Activity #3
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Thanksgiving Writing Activity #3
Can you remember your favorite Thanksgiving? With the help of this festive writing prompt, your child can polish her creative writing skills.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Animal Report: Camel
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Animal Report: Camel
Learn step by step how to create a report! Research facts about camels, complete the sentences, then use the sentences to create a report about camels.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Snow Day Survival
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Snow Day Survival
Prepare for the next snow day with this fun journal prompt, fit for any winter adventurer!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Writing Instructions
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Writing Instructions
Help your child learn to write clearly and concisely by writing her own set of "how to" instructions.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

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