Submitted by rooneyek on Wed, 05/10/2017 - 8:12am.
This assignment has students complete a timed writing assignment on a topic they were not previously given. It includes a brainstorming question, background reading, a rubric for grading and finally the writing prompt. Student's are able to self-review the writing as well as have peers and teacher's review the writing through a google add on app called Orange Slices.
Submitted by gormansl on Mon, 05/01/2017 - 1:04pm.
This is a two part lesson done on Screencastify and an assignment on Google slides both of which are easy to share with students through Google classroom. Students are writing an introduction to an opinion essay using three parts a hook, topic sentence and thesis statement.