Explanatory and Informational Writing Unit for Secondary ELA


Engage your students in an informational and expository essay unit that will help them learn how to write academically! This explanatory, expository, and informational writing unit includes everything you need to teach informational and explanatory writing to your middle and high school students. Plus, all of the digital and print materials are included!

There is an editable PowerPoint presentation and supplementary teaching materials that contain assignments, activities, and an essay.

This writing unit includes:

  • A standards-based unit outline
  • An editable presentation for direct instruction
  • Multiple in-class brainstorming activities
  • An informational essay assignment
  • An easy-to-understand peer review worksheet
  • 100 point essay rubric
  • And all of the digital resources!

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