This compare and contrast essay writing resource provides scaffolding so students can successfully write a short paper comparing and contrasting a topic of their choice.
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Include in this compare and contrast essay writing practice activity:
-a brainstorming page for students to compare and contrast topics of their choice
-2 differentiated rough drafts, one that provides additional scaffolding (a compare and contrast template / outline)
-a revising and editing page
-2 final draft paper options
-a teacher model that compares and contrasts cats with dogs
-a compare and contrast rubric
-a suggestion page for students that need help coming up with topics to compare and contrast
You can also use this with 2nd grade, 3rd grade, or 4th grade students to practice comparing two texts. This resource is excellent to practice comparing and contrast with ESL students or other struggling or low language students, as the scaffolding helps them be successful.
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