This Using Evidence and Supporting Details in Writing lesson plan also includes:
In expository writing, it is important to back up claims with evidence and details. Help your class to develop their writing with notes on different types of evidence. Once they have the basics down, practice with a sample thesis and evidence. Can your learners identify each type of evidence? An example that you can use with your class is included here. Also, consider this lesson as part of an essay revision process. Class members can identify each other's evidence.