We found 30 resources with the concept types of writing
AP® English Language and Composition Special Focus: Writing Persuasively
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
It's not always easy to persuade others. However, it may even be harder to teach others how to be persuasive. Educators get personal insight from Brent Staples, an influential commentator, as well as gain ideas and activities on teaching...
The Americas and Time Keeping: Crash Course History of Science #5
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Time, time, time ... see how it shaped an entire culture! Science scholars discover the mysteries of the Mayan and Incan cultures during the fifth video in a History of Science series. The narrator shows how these time keepers developed...
TASC Transition Curriculum: Workshop 10
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
How have educational standards evolved? Educators of adults examine expectations in the 10th workshop out of 15 to better determine how standards have grown. Participants respond to a variety of sample questions to determine how they...
Biography Project: Research and Class Presentation
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
I Have A Dream ... that after the lesson, all individuals master the reading, writing, researching, listening, and speaking skills the biography project helps them develop. Martin Luther King, Jr. serves as a topic example for a model...
Kindergarten Writing Rubrics
K CCSS: Adaptable
Here is a set of three kindergarten writing rubrics designed to meet the Common Core writing standards for opinion, informative, and narrative writing pieces. They each include four levels of performance—beginning, developing, proficient, and exemplary—while also addressing Common Core language standards. The rubrics come in both PDF form and a document version for easy editing.
Distinguishing the Author’s Purpose
2nd - 4th CCSS: Designed
A big step in the development of children's reading comprehension skills is the ability to differentiate between the topic of a piece of writing and its purpose. The third lesson in this series presents learners with collections of short...
Identifying Author’s Purpose in a Newspaper
3rd - 5th CCSS: Designed
Between news articles, editorials, and comic strips, many different types of writing are presented to readers in a newspaper. The first lesson in this series helps children make sense of all this information by teaching them the key...
Identifying an Author’s Purpose - Part 2
2nd - 4th CCSS: Designed
The ability of young readers to cite textual evidence when discussing a piece of writing is essential to the development of their reading comprehension skills. The second lesson in this series allows learners to practice this technique...
Mystery and Macabre, He Wrote: Lesson 5 Is Number 5 Of 15 In Unit Plan
6th - 9th
Explore the mystery and macabre genres. Writing as Edgar Allen Poe, pupils complete a diary entry comparing the song Diary of a Madman by Ozzy Osbourne to the story The Tell Tale Heart. The class discusses vocabulary words associated...