Lessons for this standard

Checklist for Claim and Counterclaim Task
  • Persuasion
  • MS, HS
Common Core
This is a checklist for students to use after they have written an essay that proves a claim and evaluates a counterclaim. Aligned to Common Core...
Thanksgiving Writing Prompts
Common Core
Twenty-one journal writes or story starters with Thanksgiving writing prompts and visuals. Aligned to Common Core State Standards: W.5.1, W.5.2, W.6...
Mandela: Hero or Villain?
  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Common Core
Is a person who runs afoul of the law in the fight for freedom to be considered a hero, a criminal, both or neither? History is full of examples of...