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This resource is great to use for students as an ongoing 'charting' of ideas in order to prepare students for an Argument Essay.
1. Read pages 3 - 61
2. Present the Packet + complete Page 1 with the Quickwrite based on the quote on page 28.
3. Students complete Page 2.
4. Continue reading the memoir and set aside time (in class or as a HW assignment for them to complete Page 3, Page 4 and ultimately Page 5.
5. Students then complete an Argument Essay using their Quickwrite Response, Graphic Organizer + Reflection as support.
: If you are a NYS teacher, you can use two Informational Text on what is considered "Good or Bad". Consider clicking on and using the two texts below so students practice using THREE different texts in their writing: