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.
Submitted by JNewcombe on Mon, 04/24/2017 - 9:11pm.
Students used Padlet walls to post thoughts/connections/questions about their reading of the historical fiction novel My Brother Sam Is Dead. Students were placed into small groups by teacher. Teacher created a Padlet wall for each small group. Group members were asked to post at least two comments per chapter of reading.
Submitted by chappell on Sun, 04/23/2017 - 5:46pm.
In this unit students will pick a cat/dog that needs to be adopted and write a persuasive piece to persuade someone to adopt the cat/dog. Several students in my class are passionate about cats. Their passion is spreading to other students in my class. Their passion is driving this persuasive unit.