Commentary Writing lesson created by The House of Roush to teach middle school students how to write analytic commentary.
Simple printable worksheet guides students through writing simplistic commentary and then modifying their commentary in to more analytic commentary.
* overview of commentary
* basic sentence starters to learn how to write basic commentary
space for note taking (great for teaching your own mini-lesson about commentary or completing a practice exercise)
* seven practice exercises
* advanced sentence frames for writing analytic commentary
Pennant graphics courtesy of Wizard of Boz (http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Wizard-Of-Boz)
Border courtesy of The 3am Teacher