Reflection: Intrinsic Motivation I've Got An Opinion to Share - Section 2: Application

 

I really enjoyed teaching this lesson because the kids were so receptive.  I'm not sure if it was because they liked the challenge of getting a letter published, but I had enthusiasm to spare. The topic ideas were key in helping the kids jump on board with this.  In a future lesson, I think I will add a component of scenarios in which the kids pick a situation and write a practice letter about it.  The practice would reinforce the skill.

  Intrinsic Motivation: Student Reflection
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I've Got An Opinion to Share

Unit 1: Communication Nation:Writing With Audience and Purpose in Mind
Lesson 4 of 10

Objective: TSWBAT express their point of view in a Letter to the Editor.

Big Idea: A great way to share your thoughts with fellow citizens and get your name in the paper!

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