Explanation Writing

wrtfunexpl.pngWeek 1 We are learning about explanation writing. We are learning to identify features of explanation writing.
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Below is an exemplar (or example) of Level 3 explanation writing expected of Year 6 students. hangiexmp.png

Week 2 We are learning about cause and effect in sentences.
We are learning to write cause and effect in sentences.

We are learning to use conjunctions in our writing.

Week 3 We are learning to identify features of explanation writing in examples of this genre.

Week 4 We are learning to read explanation writing in journals.

Week 5 & 6 We are learning to write an explanation.

Week 7 & 8
We are learning to write an explanation.





Term 3: Narrative Writing