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Lesson plan

Introduce a topic using background information

teaches Common Core State Standards W.6.1.a http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/6/1/a

Introduce a topic using background information

In this lesson, students practice revising a draft about being responsible consumers with a focus on using background information to intrudce a topic. A video models the thought process writers use to apply the targeted skill and improve their draft. The video prompts students to pause periodically and interact with the items on the Student Practice Sheet.