Writing Activity: Reviews

Room 213
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Grade Levels
8th - 11th
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25 pages, 65 slides
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Description

This real-life writing activity is sure to engage your students. Warm them up with a group activity that gets them practicing their descriptive writing skills; then, show them how to write a review using mentor texts. Finally, guide students through the process of writing and revising their own. (Now available on Google Drive for distance learning)

Included:

  • Instructions and graphic organizers for students
  • Three mentor texts - reviews for a restaurant, a book, and a TV series
  • A slideshow to guide your discussion and instruction
  • Activities that you can use to guide students through the process of writing a review
  • An editable assessment checklist
  • Editable slides so you can tweak your instructions

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Total Pages
25 pages, 65 slides
Answer Key
Included with rubric
Teaching Duration
90 minutes
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Standards

to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Write routinely over extended time frames (time for research, reflection, and revision) and shorter time frames (a single sitting or a day or two) for a range of tasks, purposes, and audiences.
Develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a new approach.
Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
Write informative/explanatory texts to examine and convey complex ideas and information clearly and accurately through the effective selection, organization, and analysis of content.
Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics or texts, using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence.

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