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Getting to Know Each OtherLesson Planet
4th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How do you do? Guide learners through the basics of conversational English with an extensive set of discussion questions. Class members ask partners more about themselves, including their favorite hobbies, music, and time of day, as well...
W.8.1 - Persuasive Writing: 8th Grade ELA Common CoreLesson Planet
8th CCSS: Adaptable
Trying to address grade eight's English language arts Common Core writing standard W.8.1—argumentative writing? Browse this collection for lesson plans that will have students writing persuasive essays on a variety of topics, as well as videos and examples that show how they can make their writing more effective.
Opinion: Persuasive Essay Unit IntroductionLesson Planet
4th CCSS: Designed
Everyone has an opinion, but the trick is figuring out how to argue a position with purpose and logic. Guide scholars to answer the question, What is argumentative writing? with activities that include brainstorming ideas, holding a...
Thesis Statement + Projected Plan = IntroductionLesson Planet
5th - 12th
Set up your writers for writing strong introductions with a formula for putting together supported thesis statements. This reference page breaks the process down and provides an example of how to compose a thesis statement, develop a...
Revision Checklist for the Accordion EssayLesson Planet
4th - 8th
Encourage your class to revise their writing and check over their work by requiring them to complete an organization checklist. The checklist, created specifically for a accordion-style essay, asks writers to look over their formatting,...
Write an Introduction Including Specific Details About a TopicLesson Planet
8 mins 4th CCSS: Designed
The fourth in a series of 6 lessons digs into the all-important task of writing the introduction to an explanatory essay. A review of the writing process and how to create topic sentences kicks off the learning. Then, writers are...
Write an Introduction for an Informational TextLesson Planet
5 mins 4th CCSS: Designed
Start your informational essay off right with a strong introduction, the focus of the sixth of nine videos on using text resources to write an essay. In particular, it discusses how to structure the paragraph around a great hook to make...
Write an Introductory Paragraph for an Argumentative EssayLesson Planet
5 mins 5th - 7th CCSS: Designed
In an argumentative essay, the introductory paragraph is the primary opportunity to get your readers' attention and tell them why the issue you are discussing is important. Demonstrate to your young writers how to construct an organized...
Write Sub Points for a Thesis StatementLesson Planet
4 mins 5th - 7th CCSS: Designed
Having evidence to support a claim is something that we consistently emphasize to young writers. Begin that discussion with your class by presenting this video, which illustrates how to generate sub points for a thesis statement, as well...
Grab a Story and Go!Lesson Planet
3rd - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Multiple heads are better than one! Learners pair up to write short stories that have three solid paragraphs: the introduction, body, and conclusion. To keep all learners on track, the teacher times each segment. Consider including time...
Five-Paragraph EssayLesson Planet
9th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
Whether introducing or reviewing the format of the five-paragraph essay, your class members will benefit from color-coded slides that define and model the various parts of the essay. Although a complete essay is not included, the outline...