Do you work in a school where you need high interest readings to capture the attention of your students. Here is a high interest unit about the need to reform US prisons with links for readings, videos, a Powerpoint for academic vocabulary and a
Writing-Expository, EFL - ESL - ELD, Informational Text
This 2 week lesson plan (25 pages) is high interest and includes links for article on NewsELA, videos, discussion frames and two outlines for a final writing assignment. Research shows that high risk, struggling learners like high interest texts and
Writing-Expository, EFL - ESL - ELD, Close Reading
9th graders will read the Article of the Week from Kelly Gallagher, collaborate, discuss, answer text dependent questions and write a final paragraph - outline included. This is designed for at risk or ELD students.
EFL - ESL - ELD, Informational Text, Close Reading
Do your students struggle with essays? Are you at a high school with at risk students who aren't good writers yet? Here is a great outline with sentence frames to scaffold their first essay. The prompt is: Have Americans lived up to the ideals
Students will read the article from WebMD titled “How Regular Exercise Benefits Teens,” and then write a four paragraph essay with the attached outline and prompt. These outlines are designed to help guarantee 9th and 10th graders are close reading