In our Literacy Block, we are currently working on Geoprgia Performance Standard ELA4W2:
The student produces informational writing that:
a. Engages the reader by establishing a context, creating a speaker's voice, and otherwise developing reader interest.
b. Frames a central question about an issue or situation.
c. Creates an organizing structure.
d. Includes apprpriate facts and details.
e. Excludes inappropriate information.
f. Uses a range of appropriate strategies: provides facts and details, describing the subject, etc.
g. Draws from more than one source of information.
h. Provides a sense of closure to the writing.