Included in this purchase are 2 separate articles modified from Scholastic News about current event topics. Each have a writing prompt and writing scoring rubric.
These are great for classwork, center work, small group instruction, exit tickets, or assessments.
Students do close reading and respond to the writing prompts.
Included is a writing rubric.
RI 3.6 Distinguish their own point of view from that of the author of a text.
W 3.1 Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons.