Returning from the winter break, Jack comes back to school to face the aftermath of punching Julian. On the surface, everything seems to be resolved. Yet, in true middle school fashion, the situation has unnecessarily turned into something greater. Lead by Julian, the grade 5 boys have been asked to take sides and completely ignore Jack.
What would happen if the drama spilled over to social media?
This language writing activity explores this question and allows students to display both their inferencing and creative writing abilities.
It is a total of 2 pages and includes the "tweet" style text boxes for students to write in.
*The second page can be photocopied multiple times (this is where the blank "tweet" style text boxes are).
Handout includes introduction to the activity and clearly outlines the requirements / success criteria that must be present.