This comprehensive resource pack and teaching guide will help you help your students master the art of argumentative writing in no time. Based in best practice and aligned fully to the Common Core State Standards for English language arts, the provided instructional materials and lesson plans from Argument Arsenal will have your students writing competently in five days flat, and as for you, the teacher, well, you will spend no more than mere minutes prepping.
Here is what is included:
- A nine-page teacher's guide, complete with suggested learning targets/objectives, essential vocabulary (for you and students alike), a week-long introduction to argument unit plan, and sample essay assignments and prompts for canon titles "The Yellow Wallpaper," The Metamorphosis, and The Picture of Dorian Gray.
- Three graphic organizers for student use in prewriting
- An original exemplar argument essay as a model for students
- A Microsoft Word document with CCSS-aligned rubric domains recommended for use in assessment