LAFS.8.W.1.1 Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence
LAFS.8.W.1.1a Introduce claim, distinguish from opposing claim, organize reasons and evidence logically
LAFS.8.W.1.2a-f: Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas, concepts, and information through the selection, organization, and analysis of relevant content
LAFS.8.W.2.4: Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
LAFS.8.W.3.9: Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.
Bell Ringers: Free writes/vocabulary
The House on Mango Street Extra Credit
Argument Writing – Outlining the Penny Argument
– Revise the Penny Argument Outline
– Jobs Argument (Breakdown the prompt, t-chart, and outline)
DEAR time (independent reading)
Argument Writing – Elaboration
Argument Writing – Counterclaims
Outline Student choice essays
Write student choice essays