We found 209 reviewed resources for reasoning
Debate and Reasoning as Academics
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
This is a fantastic collection for developing logical debate skills in a secondary classroom. Each resource identifies a controversial topic and outlines differing perspectives, legal and etymological history, and focuses on academic language. Choose one for the whole class, and then split into small groups or partners and assign one to each!
ESL Adverbs of Degree and Reason- Likes and Habits
10th - 12th
In this ESL adverbs of degree and reason worksheet, students answer questions about books and films they like using the given format. They tell how much they like them by using comparisons. They describe the games and hobbies, and sort...
Rules of Thumb for Semicolon and Colon Use
8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Beginning with a few questions, this presentation explains when to use a semicolon and when to use a colon. Many examples follow with a few slides at the end for practice. (The answers are listed on the same slide as the question so you...
The Concept of Identity Lesson 9: Unit Culmination - Mock Hearing
9th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Who is to blame for Finny's death? To conclude their study of A Separate Peace, class members stage a mock hearing into the death of Finny. Each witness must craft a logical argument, supported with evidence from the text, to support...
Use Active and Passive Voice Deliberately to Put Emphasis on the Action or Actor
6 mins 7th - 9th CCSS: Designed
While the English language mostly uses the active voice, the passive voice has its place. The video, which you would most likely use as a supplementary material, briefly explains the two voices, provides four reasons to use the passive...
The Lost Art of Democratic Debate
20 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Debates afford our learners the opportunity to become better researchers, critical thinkers, eloquent speakers, and informed participants in our society. If you are planning to host debates in your classroom, try beginning by exploring...