This Self-Learning Module (SLM) is prepared so that you, our dear learners, can continue your studies and learn while at home. Activities, questions, directions, exercises, and discussions are carefully stated for you to understand each lesson.
Each SLM is composed of different parts. Each part shall guide you step-by-step as you discover and understand the lesson prepared for you.
Pre-tests are provided to measure your prior knowledge on lessons in each SLM. This will tell you if you need to proceed on completing this module or if you need to ask your facilitator or your teacher’s assistance for better understanding of the lesson. At the end of each module, you need to answer the post-test to self-check your learning. Answer keys are provided for each activity and test. We trust that you will be honest in using these.
Please use this module with care. Do not put unnecessary marks on any part of this SLM. Use a separate sheet of paper in answering the exercises and tests. And read the instructions carefully before performing each task.
This module was designed and written with you in mind. It is here to help you master the writing of an informative essay. The scope of this module permits it to be used in many different learning situations. The language used recognizes the diverse vocabulary level of students. The arrangement of the lessons follows the standard sequence of the course. But the order in which you read them can be changed to correspond with the textbook you are now using.
The module is mainly about: Informative Essay
Essay writing brings more benefits than browsing the social networking sites. It sharpens your mind and make you more creative than hitting likes and sharing your friends’ posts. The ability to share something from your mind is a plausible act.
One of the basic types of essays that students need to learn is the informative essay. An informative essay is based on facts to educate or inform an audience on a particular topic. An informative essay is the basic type of essays and its primary goal is to educate the reader by communicating facts or proving explanation on a particular topic.
After going through this module, you are expected to:
1. define informative essay;
2. give the characteristics of informative essay; and
3. compose an informative essay.