Reasons and Evidence to Support Points - Playlist and Teaching Notes

Reasons and Evidence to Support Points - Playlist and Teaching Notes
Grade Levels
Common Core Standards
Product Rating
6 Ratings
File Type

Compressed Zip File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

1 MB|21 pages
Product Description
Students explore standard RI.5.8 with this playlist. They will explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support the points he or she makes. Students will explain which reasons and evidence are used to support which point. Students also have the option to view instructional videos and complete practice quizzes or activities.

This product includes:
• 2 links to instructional videos or texts
• 2 links to practice quizzes or activities
• Definitions of key terms, such as evidence and reasons
• 1 assessment that includes three multiple choice questions and two fill-in-the-blank questions
• An excerpt from "Preventing Tobacco Use Among Youth and Young Adults" by the CDC
• An excerpt from "Prescribed Burning" by the National Park Service (NPS)
• "Exploring the Underground" by Wisewire
• "Young Inventors" by Wisewire
• An accompanying Teaching Notes file

The Teaching Notes file includes:
• Additional activities to help your students explore the standard
• Links to additional practice quizzes or activities
• An answer guide with correct answers, answer choice rationales, and DOK (Depth of Knowledge) levels

Save with bundles!
Reading Lit & Informational Texts Playlists - Complete Grade 5 Bundle (SAVE 30%!)
Informational Text Playlists - Complete Grade 5 Bundle (SAVE 25%!)
Informational Text Playlists - Integration of Knowledge & Ideas Bundle: Grade 5 (SAVE 20%!)

Need more resources?
Tracing and Evaluating an Argument - Sixth Grade - Playlist and Teaching Notes


Please note, passages in this product appear in these other products:
"Exploring the Underground" by Wisewire appears in:
Quote Accurately - Playlist and Teaching Notes


Customer Tips
Get TPT credit to use on future purchases:
Go to your My Purchases page (you may need to login). Beside each purchase you'll see a Provide Feedback button that will take you to a page where you can rate and leave a brief comment. Each time you give feedback, TPT gives you feedback credits that you use to lower the cost of your future purchases. We greatly value your feedback to help us improve and create even more products.

Be the first to know about discounts, freebies and new products!

Look for the green ★ next to the store logo and click to become a follower.

Total Pages
21 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
30 minutes
Report this Resource
Digital Download


More products from Wisewire
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up