nonfiction text features...Love this project. Very simple but gets the point across.
Here is an example of some text features that are used in nonfiction books. Look here to see a list of text features and their definitions.
Grades 4-8. Interactive Reading Notebooks: Informational Text ~ Teaching Nonfiction Strategies for Common Core. Some topics: main idea, outlining nonfiction, summarizing, author's purpose, text structure (description, problem/solution, cause/effect, order/sequence, compare/contrast, persuasion techniques, primary and secondary sources, nonfiction text features. Includes Common Core Alignment and 14 original nonfiction passages for teaching each strategy. $9
1st grade students learned about nonfiction text features and basic research steps. They researched an animal each, completed an organizer, used ExplainEverything app to draw pictures of their animals and then created ebooks using BookCreator app.