Loyalist or Patriot? Opinion Writing Assignment
This two-day lesson plan includes all of the components you will need to have your students write an opinion piece on whether they would be a Loyalist or a Patriot in the year 1775, just prior to the American Revolution.
This file includes a lesson plan, three graphic organizers, learning goal and success criteria, writing stationery, and a rubric. Students will participate in independent thinking, class and group discussions, and an independent writing assignment.