W.5.2 Worksheets, Workbooks, Lesson Plans, and Games

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.5.2

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

These worksheets, workbooks, and lesson plans can help students practice this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

Don't Tread on Me!
Worksheet
Don't Tread on Me!
Learn about the American Revolution the fun way, by designing your own "Don't Tread On Me" flag, in homage to the original Gadsden flag.
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Samuel Adams
Worksheet
Samuel Adams
Say hello to Founding Father Samuel Adams, a man who wouldn't go down without a fight when Britain tried to change the rules on the colonists.
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Informative Essay: Idea Map
Worksheet
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
Worksheet
Travel Brochure
Worksheet
Travel Brochure
Explore setting by creating a travel brochure for the setting of your book.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Beijing
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Beijing
What's the best way to get to know a city? Play tourist! In this activity, students create a travel brochure on the 2008 Olympic host city, Beijing.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Berlin
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Berlin
About 14 million people visit the historic city of Berlin each year. Give your students the opportunity to study and share historic facts and places in Germany's capital with this brochure exercise.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

Lesson Plans

Creating a Social Media Page for a Famous American
Lesson plan
Creating a Social Media Page for a Famous American
Motivate your students to learn about significant figures in US history by giving them the opportunity to create a fake social media page based on facts.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
The Impact of Westward Expansion
Lesson plan
The Impact of Westward Expansion
How did westward expansion impact people living in the United States? Use this history lesson to give students an overview of the people and events involved. Then help them reflect on multiple perspectives in an informational paragraph.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan

Workbooks

Come to the Colonies
Workbook
Come to the Colonies
These supplemental sheets take Colonial American history for a spin. Imaginative writing prompts and fact sheets for historic figures can be a fun complement to research projects.
5th grade
Social studies
Workbook

Games

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Exercises

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