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- Engage and motivate students with these informational, expository text close reading assignments. These easy-prep Hot Topics Info Text Lesson is the perfect ready-to-go resource to practice close reading skills and comprehension. This resource is not just questions and answers - you are getting a fu$14.99$17.50Save $2.51
Engage and motivate students with this informational, expository text close reading assignment. This easy-prep Hot Topics Info Text Lesson is the perfect ready-to-go resource to practice close reading skills and comprehension! This info-text mini lesson is the perfect ready-to-go lesson to practice close reading skills and comprehension. Your students will be engaged, informed, and ready to debate and discuss this hot topic (vaping) no matter their reading level or experience with close reading and annotating. This resource is not just questions and answers - you are getting questions/answers as well as a full blown mini lesson plan complete with relevant info graphics, an argumentative writing prompt, and ideas for extension.
Student Experience: Concerns with vaping are now exploding with more and more schools making decisions to prevent and punish vaping and as we see numerous news articles with teens being hurt and hospitalized due to e-cigarette use. Thus, the article linked with this lesson will certainly stir some conversation. Students will read, write, and discuss. The questions are designed to have students truly dig into and respond to a text! The beauty of this hot topic, current event reading lesson is that it will work well for any subject interested in bringing this topic up for discussion in the classroom setting.
-Formal lesson plan
-Super simple sub sheet
-Link to article and video
-Idea for starter
-Thinking Like a Reader, Short answer questions and answers
-Thinking Like a Writer, Short answer questions and answers
-Skill Drill, cause and effect
-Creative, Text-to-Self Project
Classroom success stories from other teachers who have tried this resource:
♥ "Very timely topic!"
♥ "Good resource on an important topic. Thanks."
♥ "Highly engaging"
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