Instructional video

Introduce your essay by narrowing the focus

teaches Common Core State Standards W.11-12.2.a http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/11-12/2/a

Introduce your essay by narrowing the focus

In this lesson, you will learn how to introduce your essay by narrowing the focus from a broad topic to the central idea. This lesson focuses on the article, "The Giant Squid: Dragon of the Deep" from http://www.smithsonian.com