Aligned with CCSS- 2.RIT.9- Compare and contrast the most important points presented by two texts on same topic
2.W.1-Text Types and Purposes- Write opinion piece in which they introduce the topic or book they are writing about, state an opinion, supply reasons that support the opinion, use linking words to connect opinion and reasons and provide concluding statement
The following topics are inspired by Houghton Mifflin- StoryTown Anthology. If you do not have this resource, allow above average children to research and compare.
Research these topics on own or as a class: ( Venn Diagrams, writing templates- collaboration ideas)
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