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
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
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.
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
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