The Sneaglegator is the name of anon-chronological report we learnt about by using a text map. A text map was used to help us learn the vocabulary and structure of non-chronological reports through actions and pictures.
Once we had learnt the newspaper report, we used it as a base to innovate our own non-chronological reports about our own creatures. We really had fun writing our reports and were able to get our creativity flowing.
Here is an example of a class text map of the non-chronological report: