Informational Writing: (Due: Friday, March 1st) R (Role) Yourself A (Audience) Your BFF F (Form) You are writing an email T (Topic) You are writing about a roadtrip that you will take across the country. You need to make predictions about the weather based on a weather map so that you can tell your friend to prepare accordingly. You will describe the weather at three stops along the way.
In your "emails", remember to include the following: ~Multiple paragraphs (Introduction, Body, and Conclusion) ~Topic sentences that state the main idea of each paragraph and capture the reader's interest ~An introduction that states where your final destination is as well as three stops along the way that all have different forms of weather. ~3 Body paragraphs; one for each stop along the way. Be sure to describe the weather there based on the symbol on the weather map. ~A concluding paragraph that describes the weather at your final destination, summarizes the stops you have made along the way, and provides an opinion on the overall trip. ~Transition words to show sequence and organization ~Transitional Links from one paragraph to another ~Advanced sentences: with prepositions, appositives, and a complex sentence ~Tier 2 & 3 vocabulary