This is a free sample of the rubric for President For a Day - Transition Words Writing Assignment
Download the President For a Day Writing Booklet that guides students through the writing process here:
President For a Day - Transition Words Writing Assignment Booklet
What would you change about our country if you were President for a day?
This booklet focuses on teaching students how to use transition words in their writing while pretending that they are the President for a Day! In this guided booklet, students pick one major issue from the 2016 Presidential Election and write one paragraph detailing three ways they would change that area if they were President for a day. For example, students can pick education and write three ways they would make our education system better.
Booklet includes rubric, worksheets on transition words, an example paragraph using transition words, and graphic organizers for student outlines.
Be sure to download the President for a Day final draft paper to display student work in your classroom!