This Stately Statements lesson plan also includes:
- Join to access all included materials
Students closely read President Bush's State of the Union address, then develop interviews and write articles to assess a variety of points of view about The proposals offered in the speech.
3 Views 11 Downloads
- Folder Types
- Activities & Projects
- Graphics & Images
- Handouts & References
- Lab Resources
- Learning Games
- Lesson Plans
- Primary Sources
- Printables & Templates
- Professional Documents
- PD Courses
- Study Guides
- Performance Tasks
- Graphic Organizers
- Writing Prompts
- Constructed Response Items
- AP Test Preps
- Lesson Planet Articles
- Interactive Whiteboards
- Home Letters
- Unknown Types
- All Resource Types
- Show All
See similar resources:
Thesis Statement + Projected Plan = IntroductionLesson Planet
Set up your writers for writing strong introductions with a formula for putting together supported thesis statements. This reference page breaks the process down and provides an example of how to compose a thesis statement, develop a...
5th - 12th English Language Arts
The Heart of Your Paper: 11 Methods for Writing a Topic Sentence (or a Thesis Statement)Lesson Planet
Help your young writers produce high-quality topic and thesis statements that go beyond basic wording and really illustrate complex ideas and critical thinking skills. From however and compound sentence statements to using rhetorical...
5th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Writing Effective Thesis Statements and Introductory Paragraphs for Research PapersLesson Planet
After reading on the topic of their paper, high schoolers work in pairs to assess how to write powerful, precise thesis statements. The introduction contains three statements: a universal statement, a bridge statement, and a thesis...
9th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Should the United States Support the Development of More Biotechnology to Genetically Modify Food?Lesson Planet
The controversy surrounding GMOs is food for debate. With the abundance of articles that can be garnered from various media sources, a skill-building activity that teaches learners how to carry on a balanced, informed discussion of this...
7th - 10th English Language Arts
How the First State Constitutions Helped Build the U.S. ConstitutionLesson Planet
Did you know that the United States Constitution was adopted after many state constitutions were already in place? Young scholars examine facts about the influence of states through an informative and interesting resource. Groups then...
7th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Thesis StatementsLesson Planet
At 32 slides, one would think this presentation on thesis statements is a bit too long, but it is the most important component of a well-written essay! Help your developing writers craft concise, interesting theses with this PowerPoint....
7th - 12th English Language Arts
Write a Thesis Statement for an Argumentative EssayLesson Planet
Young writers often construct papers that lack focus and organization. While a thesis statement is designed to combat this issue, it is important that writers ask themselves the following questions: Did I state what I will be arguing?...
5 mins 5th - 7th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Stating Your Case: Writing Thesis Statements EffectivelyLesson Planet
As a writer, if you have a weak introductory paragraph or thesis statement, you might lose your audience! Have your middle and high schoolers practice writing introductory paragraphs that include clear thesis statements in response to...
6th - 12th English Language Arts
Strong Thesis Statements in Writer's WorkshopLesson Planet
After completing an essay on the American dream, learners revisit their thesis statements. To remind your class what a good thesis statement should look like, show them the rap video, and flip through the PowerPoint presentation. Then...
3rd - 9th English Language Arts