The Planet Criminola - Writing Prompt
For this writing prompt worksheet, learners write an essay from the point of view of the president of the imaginary planet of Criminola. They explain how they would deal with vandalism, gang activity and public employees accepting bribes.
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Lesson Plan 7: Setting and Mood
If your class is participating in National Novel Writing Month, or just doing some creative writing, they should know setting is imperative to a story's mood. Kids begin this lesson with a writing prompt to describe places that are...
9th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
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7th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
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9th - 12th Science CCSS: Designed
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6th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Navigating Our Global Future
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7 mins 9th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable