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Lesson plan

Link opinions and reasons

teaches Common Core State Standards W.4.1.c http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/4/1/c

Link opinions and reasons

In this lesson, students practice using linking words and phrases with a focus on linking opinions and reasons. 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.