These kindergarten informational writing prompts are a must-have for teaching explanatory writing.
These informative writing prompts are no prep, and they are perfect for kindergarten information writing lessons or writing centers.
This is a year’s worth of worksheets, that includes student friendly and seasonal topics (e.g. Earth Day, Spring, Winter, St. Patrick’s Day)!
These 30 pages of informational writing worksheets are common core aligned to the kindergarten writing standard:
Use a combination of drawing, dictating, and writing to compose informative/explanatory texts in which they name what they are writing about and supply some information about the topic.
Note: These worksheets can still be used for first graders who are working below their grade level.
30 pages of informative writing prompts/worksheets (25 ready to go and 5 blank templates).
These kindergarten informational writing prompts are in 5 different template styles.
Some are more scaffolded/picture based, whereas others have more lines, for more advanced writers.
Everything I know about…
- The rainforest
- The human body
- Everything I know about_______ (Blank Template)
All I know about…
- Outer space
- Earth Day
- The ocean
- Flower life cycles
- All I know about_______ (Blank Template)
Fun facts about…
- Fun facts about_______ (Blank Template)
What I have learned about…
- St. Patrick’s Day
- The desert
- What I have learned about_______ (Blank Template)
- The Zoo
- All about_______ (Blank Template)
- Whole group writing lessons
- Small group work (literacy and writing centers)
- Writer’s Workshop
- Independent writing practice
- Early finishers
- Morning work