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Lesson plan

Use conjunctive adverbs to communicate relationships between ideas

teaches Common Core State Standards SL.5.1.a http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/SL/5/1/a
teaches Common Core State Standards L.5.1.a http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/L/5/1/a

Use conjunctive adverbs to communicate relationships between ideas

In this lesson, students practice revising a draft about soccer stars with a focus on using conjunctive adverbs to communicate the relationships beteween their ideas. 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.