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Objective

Adapt a writing prompt into an essay introduction

Length

7 minutes

Questions to Consider

  • What teaching techniques does Ms. Sackman use to engage her English Language Learners?
  • Why does Ms. Sackman use the writing manipulative in this lesson?
  • How does this lesson add to your understanding of teaching the Common Core to English Language Learners?

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Common Core Standards
ELA.W.8.1, ELA.SL.8.1

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Lesson Idea The Writing Recipe: Essay Structure for ELLs

Grades 6-8 / Ela / Ell

The Writing Recipe: Essay Structure for ELLs