This Grade 9 ELA Module 4, Unit 1, Lesson 28 lesson plan also includes:
A writers continue to revise their argument essay, the focus shifts to a editing grammatical conventions, parallel structure, and varying syntax to add interest. After examining model sentences that demonstrate sentence variety, writers use the provided phrases and clauses handout as a guide for editing their essay.
- Project the model sentences and have class members identify the types of phrases and clauses used in the models
- Ask reviewers to highlight the phrases and clauses in their partner's draft and to note where such devices could be added to create interest
- The task assumes writers have previously studied the different types of phrases and clauses
- The nine-page packet includes a detailed plan, a model phrases and clauses handout, and discussion questions