Over the last two days we have been writing an instructions text in your magazine. We are now going to learn about the final type of non fiction text to include. Today we are learning about explanation texts. Explanation texts explain how or why something happens. Look at a couple of these examples:
An explanation text explains how or why something happens. Here is a checklist of writing skills that should be included in a good explanation text. Choose one of the texts and see if you can find examples of the writing skills in it.