Writing an Explanation



  • Suitable for:
    • - KS1
    • - KS2
  • Compatible with:
    • - Microsoft PowerPoint

Download this 18-slide PowerPoint – a great resource to teach explanation writing! Use the PowerPoint to show KS1 or KS2 children how to structure and write an explanation writing frame. This Powerpoint suggests ideas for writing an explanation and can be easily adapted as children learn how to explain, describe how and why, use time and causal connectives and use labelled diagram and flow charts. Also included is an assessment grid that can be used by the children to self-assess their writing, for peer assessment and also assessment by the teacher. A great resource for primary literacy for KS1 or KS2 children.

1 x 18 slide Writing an Explanation PowerPoint (MS PowerPoint) 1 x A4 AfL grid (MS Word)