This (51 pages) English curriculum bundle is designed specifically to focus on getting your students on task, and immediately productive at the start of each and every class period. This bundle offers TEN WEEKLY ACTIVITIES that help to improve ISTEP and ECA testing scores.
Students will review previous grade-level content, while working towards mastering current grade-level content. To that end, students pursue a concentrated study of the writing process, collaboration, and research skills.
The weekly agenda is as followed:
-Video Journal Prompts (Provided with YouTube Links);
(Opinion Writing, Narrative Writing, Persuasive Writing, Compare/Contrast Writing, Descriptive Writing, Research Writing, Constructive Response, Response to Literature, Expository Writing);
-Evaluation Tools (Self Evaluation Checklist, Peer Editing, Teacher Evaluation Checklist, Proofreading, and Self Reflection)
-Paragraph Graphic Organizers;
This bundle makes life a little easier and organized for the school year
Each day you will learn, discuss, practice, and review a type of essay. After five essay types are discussed, the students will pick one out of the five topics that they have drafted and will begin final drafting. After topic is chosen, the student will peer edit, and then final draft their chosen essay.