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Persuasive Writing- Teaching Thesis Statements with Movie Trailers!
In persuasive writing, many students have trouble writing a clear thesis statement on what their essay is truly about. In the lesson Teaching Thesis Statements with Movie Trailers, students get to break down what is actually involved in a thesis statement and what happens when the statement is vague- as teachers we feel that we get misled often!Movie trailers are a good tool to use in teaching thesis statements because it is relatable to almost every student- they have to admit they would fe...
Topic Sentences in Paragraph Writing Print and Digital Distance Learning
Teaching Topic Sentences is made much easier with this 16 page set. It includes worksheets for each of the five types of topic sentences presented, as well as review sheets and more for Power Number, List Statement, Two Nouns and Two Commas, Occasion/Position and Get Their Attention. $