Test it Out: Fact, Opinion, and Judgement
In this series of lessons, our Newsela Community team of teachers explores the topic of student testing from an interdisciplinary perspective. This is a great opportunity for students to investigate a current event with multiple teachers and content areas. To view and edit the full lesson open the PDF or .docx below.
Newsela Reading Standards
- Word Meaning and Choice
- SWBAT identify the differences and similarities between a fact, opinion, and reasoned judgement.
- SWBAT to provide evidence from the text to support their answers.
- SWBAT read a nonfiction text and use Newsela to highlight, annotate, and explain their reasoning.
Distinguish among fact, opinion, and reasoned judgement in a text.