5 Days of Teaching Text Structure to Readers | Topics: What is text structure and why is it important? ~ Fiction Text Structure Resources ~ Non-fiction Text Structure Resources ~ Beyond Identification of Text Structure: Next Steps | This Reading Mama
Informational Text FREEBIES! These worksheets have a lot of visual structure which is perfect for our special needs students. Document what features are present in non-fiction text as well as determining why the author put that in the story. Download at: http://www.teacherkarma.com/2014/09/non-fiction-tools-of-trade-freebie.html
WOW! I am so impressed with this teacher's introduction to text structures lesson and unit. This is the link to the activities and lessons done BEFORE having the students create a non-fiction magazine on a topic of their choice, which was the cumulative project.