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Explanation Texts

An Explanation Text is a non-fiction piece of writing which is meant to describe a process such as how a car is made for example. Explanation texts include specific features that include Written in the present tense, text arranged into numbered points, time connectives, diagrams with labels and pictures with captions.



Use the mat below to help you when you plan and write your introduction:

You can use the this resource below to help you with planning and writing your Explanation text:


Finally, you can use this mat to help with your conclusion: