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Independent Writing Activity - TV Episode Review

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Do you need an independent writing activity for emergency sub plans, summer packets, blizzard bags, or enrichment?

This TV Episode Review is appropriate for middle schoolers, in and out of a traditional classroom setting. It asks students to view an episode critically and write a review. It has been designed to take between 1-2 hours, including the viewing of the episode.

Here are some ideas for using this activity:

*Beach Bag (rising 7-8)*
Many teachers combat summer slide, or the skills students lose over a summer of not reading or writing. A beach bag is a take-home activity designed to reconnect students to their analysis skills from the school year.

*Blizzard Bag (6-7)*
Many districts are designating eLearning days as a way to keep students connected to the classroom in heavy winter weather. A blizzard bag is an independent activity that uses classroom skills. This activity is graded like a normal assignment.

*Enrichment (6-8)*
Some students need extra practice using some of these basic analysis skills. Use this activity in enrichment sessions.

Skills reviewed:
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-Summarizing Plot (Exposition, Rising Action, Climax, Falling Action, Resolution)
-Identifying Characters
-Analyzing Conflict (Man vs. Man, Man vs. Nature, Man vs. Society, Man vs. Self)

What you get:
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-A task sheet/brainstorming page
-A prewriting activity
-A final draft template
-A self-evaluation rubric
-Teacher’s Rubric


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***This activity is also part of the Independent Writing Activities Bundle***

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Independent Writing Activity - TV Episode Review
Independent Writing Activity - TV Episode Review
Independent Writing Activity - TV Episode Review
Independent Writing Activity - TV Episode Review