Instructional video

Brainstorm and plan arguments in response to a prompt

teaches Common Core State Standards W.8.1.b http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/8/1/b

Brainstorm and plan arguments in response to a prompt

In this lesson you will brainstorm and plan arguments for a persuasive letter by listing arguments and evidence an author presents in the text. This lesson focuses on the article, "The Little Owls that Live Underground" from http://www.smithsonian.com