Reflection: High Quality Task Extra! Extra! Read All About It! Duel Ends in Tragic Death! - Section 2: Independent Writing

 

Here are just a few of my student pieces. I couldn't scan them all because that would take me all day. The information and opinion in these just blew me away. Some had a hard time pretending to "be there" so I let them stray from that. These were ones that asked if they had to write in news article fashion. I also let them decide how to organize their writing. I'm glad I did. 

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Extra! Extra! Read All About It! Duel Ends in Tragic Death!

Unit 7: Accounts and Viewpoints and Bias, Oh My!
Lesson 30 of 32

Objective: SWBAT write a news article expressing a viewpoint about a historical event

Big Idea: Having a viewpoint is one thing, but writing about it is entirely different.

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English / Language Arts, Social Studies, Writing, argument (Composition), opinion, Writing in The Content Areas
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