Reflection: "Teachers Write": Sharing the Persuasive Essay Writing Process with Students - Section 2: Dear Teacher, You are the Expert: A Rationale for Modeling


If you watch this video, you'll see a couple of issues w/ it: My dog is in it and is panting; the voice is not in sync w/ the audio. I thought about redoing the video, but this is who I am a a teacher--an imperfect person who, like all of us, is dog-paddling toward the finish line and just trying to stay afloat. Besides, Snug is too cute to cut. BLMTP Teacher as Writer

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"Teachers Write": Sharing the Persuasive Essay Writing Process with Students

Unit 5: The Readiness Is All: Engaging Your Students in Persuasive Writing
Lesson 5 of 7

Objective: SWBAT inform their writing process as the teacher models writing the persuasive essay in class.

Big Idea: As the best essay writer in the room, the teacher should model his/her writing process with students.

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English / Language Arts, Writing, Modeling Writing, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
  60 minutes
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