We found 122 resources with the keyterm essay writing
Moving to the Five Paragraph Narrative EssayLesson Planet
4th - 5th
Your class just completed a graphic organizer as a prewriting strategy, but how do they take what they've recorded on their sheet and turn it into a five-paragraph essay? Help your novice writers with this 23-slide PowerPoint. An example...
A River Runs Through It; Writing AssignmentLesson Planet
9th - 12th
While reading A River Runs Through It, have your high schoolers work on their final project, a multi-genre research paper. There are 10 clear steps for completion but not much additional help. For early high schoolers (or lower-level...
American Dream Unit - Lesson 4: Hey Ma, What's the American Dream?Lesson Planet
What do you think the American Dream might be? After watching a Barbara Walters interview, class members work together to generate good interview questions. Armed with this list of questions, young journalists interview someone in their...
Directed and Undirected Free-writing: An Activity in BrainstormingLesson Planet
Eighth graders practice pre-writing skills using brainstorming methods. Using music and meditation, they examine the difference between directed and undirected free-writing, as well as how and when to apply them to the pre-writing process.
Pioneer America: Legendary Westerners - Can One Person Really Make a Difference?Lesson Planet
Fourth graders research famous Americans from the Westward Movement and complete an interview. In this Westward Movement lesson, 4th graders work in pairs to research someone who was important during this time period. They prepare and...