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Chief Executives Compared: The Federalist Papers
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Delve into the responsibilities of the president by looking at President Hamilton's opinion of the presidential office in his own words. The second in a three-part series, the resource also offers an interesting compare-and-contrast...
Writing: Drafting Body Paragraphs and Revising for Language
6th CCSS: Designed
Begin the drafting phase of the writing process with a lesson focused on writing three body paragraphs in a logical way. Then, revise writing to make it more formal after a teacher-directed mini lesson. Each paragraph written highlights...
Draft a Concluding Paragraph for an Argumentative Essay
5 mins 5th - 7th CCSS: Designed
"A weak conclusion leaves the reader with an unfinished argument." Don't let your young writers fall into this trap! This is a great method for writing a concluding paragraph to an argumentative essay, which includes summarizing the main...
Paper Workshop: Retrofitting Problem Statements
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
What happens when you're in the middle of a research paper and a new argument arises from the research? Young writers learn to retrofit their problem statements in the middle of the research process with a lesson focused on argumentative...
Complete the Writing Process/“Publish” Final Drafts/Evaluation
8th - 12th
High schoolers complete the writing process. They present final drafts of essays that include thesis statements, appropriate paragraphing, elaboration, and style. They participate in a peer editing activity that requires them to use...
Writing the Final Copy and Presenting a Research Paper
6th - 8th
Students finalize and polish a research paper. In this research writing lesson, students revise and double-check the corrected version of their first draft. Students peer edit and create a final draft. Students create a presentation...
Doyle Online Writing Lab: Paper Editing Worksheet
11th - Higher Ed
Both the writer and the reviewer contribute to this editing activity. Before handing the paper to a partner, the writer lists specific areas of concern for the reader to address. The editor addresses these concerns and offers detailed...
Zoom-In: Committee of Congress- Drafting the Declaration of Independence
Fourth graders analyze images of persons writing the Declaration of Independence. In this drafting of the Declaration of Independence lesson, 4th graders view a "Zoom-In Inquiry" of images and discuss each query as it appears.