LEAP 2025 ELA Grade 3 Chapter 11

LEAP 2025 ELA Grade 3 Chapter 11 Sample

Writing an Informative Essay

Use your own paper to write a five-paragraph informative essay for one of the prompts below, or choose your own teacher approved topic. You may need to do some brief research about the topics. Remember to use the skills you learned in this chapter when writing your informative essay. As always, check your essay for spelling and grammar errors, fixing any you find.

Make sure that you:

-Brainstorm or freewrite your ideas.

-Use a graphic organizer and/or an outline.

-Do a rough draft, revised draft, and a final draft.

-Check the essay for spelling, punctuation, grammar, or sentence structure errors.

-Use precise language.

-Make sure you have an introduction paragraph, three body paragraphs, and a concluding paragraph.

1 pt

Choose one of the following topics. You will need to do some research for some of these topics.

1. Think about all the animals that live in the ocean. Choose one ocean animal that is special or unique. Then, write an essay about what makes this ocean animal so special or unique.

2.You have heard about many amazing inventions from the past. Choose one invention that you think was an important invention. Describe the invention and explain why it was an amazing or important invention.

3. Let’s say you have to leave your house quickly because of an emergency. You only have time to pack three things. What are the three things you would take with you? Why?

4. If you could plan a field trip for your class, where would you go, and what would you do?

5. Have you ever had a day that really was special? Think about a special day you have had, and write an essay explaining why that day was so special.