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Our Book of Tools

School: Alice B. Beal Elementary

City/State: Springfield, MA

Grade(s): K

Format(s): Children's book

Subject(s): English Language Arts, Science and Technology

Type(s): Informative/Explanatory

Writing Assignment Description

This product was part of a learning expedition on tools, in which students learned to identify tools and their uses and learned about the wider world through the study of tools.

How This Writing Can Be Useful

  • Models quality research to support informative writing at the Kindergarten level
  • Inspires early writers with multiple sentences and detailed drawings that show depth of understanding
  • Uses advanced academic vocabulary and descriptive language to describe form and fuction

Relevant Resources

Common Core State Standards

Standard Long Term Learning Target
  • I can teach my reader about a topic using pictures and words.
  • I can participate in shared writing projects.
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