Teaching and learning thesis statement does NOT need to be difficult. Students learn to identify the elements of a thesis statement for argumentative essay writing and will also learn to write their own thesis statements.
3 differentiated activities in this workshop
1-Students match the elements to an existing thesis statement.
2-Advanced pr older students write the opposing thesis to each of the statements
3-Students will determine what is wrong or missing with a set of 4 different thesis statements.
This workshop is extremely effective and you'll be able to expect your students to write their own thesis statements soon after working through the activities!