Ch 31: SBA ELA - Grades 6-8: Expository Writing Strategies

About This Chapter

With the help of this lesson collection, your language arts students in grades 6-8 can be well prepared for the SBA ELA (Smarter Balanced Assessment English Language Arts/Literacy). Each lesson includes a quiz to help in tracking their progress.

SBA ELA - Grades 6-8: Expository Writing Strategies - Chapter Summary

This chapter offers support for the SBA ELA (Smarter Balanced Assessment English Language Arts/Literacy). Lessons explore the strategies below meant for young writers trying their hands in expository writing:

  • Types of expository text
  • Characteristics of expository essays
  • Using supporting details
  • Use of evidence and examples to support writing

Our video lessons are presented through engaging animations, and text lessons contain links to extra support materials. Lessons may be used as many times as needed, and students or teachers have the ability to contact subject-matter experts for additional information or advice.

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