Introduce precise claim(s), distinguish the claim(s) from alternate or opposing claims, and create an organization that establishes clear relationships among claim(s), counterclaims, reasons, and evidence.
Romeo and Juliet Act 5: Theme Analysis, Comparing Text to Film, and Analytical Writing
Big Idea:What is "valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence"? My students will discover this today as they search for evidence in the play and in a critical essay to support their arguments.
Big Idea:How does climate change impact wildfires, the oceans, and glaciers? How do our national policies to fight climate change stack up against those of other nations? Students will find out through an engaging JigSaw Activity in this lesson!