A piece of writing composed from a specific perspective.
|Essential Question||An open ended question to support students in shaping their compositions written from a specific point of view.|
|Entry Document||Select an article from the News or Library that could inform the perspective students will take on a topic in their writing.|
Teacher uses entry document to present different perspectives. Can supplement with an anchor chart or strategy card to support their composition.
Pose a question for students to answer based on a selected perspective.
|Publish||Students submit their writing in the form of a Write Response in Newsela.|
|Feedback||If using the Newsela Write feature, teacher can grade and provide feedback to student’s written response in the binder.|
|Extension||Writing conference or Small Group work|
If I was from Syria?: Students will create a letter based on a person affected by the Syrian Civil War.