I have created an eight day writing cycle for this argumentative writing piece. You will get both the PowerPoint presentations that correlate with this piece, as well as organizers used, handouts, a rubric with traits writing and the CCSS, as well as publishing paper. I hope your class enjoys this writing assignment as much as mine has!
Day 1: Introduce assignment and do character sketch on Jack Will’s personality and emotions
Day 2: Think of reasons why Jack Will is sorry to Auggie
Day 3: Academic language for persuasive writing; begin drafting
Day 4: Purpose of writing piece recap; drafting.
Day 5: Self-Revision
Day 6: Peer revision
Day 7: Editing
Day 8: Publishing