Brainstorm: Create a wordcloud, 3 short responses to the questions What are the benefits of teaching the arts? using mentimeter.
2 minutes to read, answer 2 questions
Breakout rooms: 10 minutes to read & answer the questions.
Identify linking phrases, intro information, & clear opinion expression.
Introduction, Presenting an argument & conclusion phrases from pg 165 for a brainstorm.
Ex 4 – Provide #1 and discuss. Then, do a group brainstorm.
Silent read – 2 min. Then simply looking for: The essay needs to include two of the benefits of teaching practical life skills, with reasons.
Breakout rooms for Ex 6: 10 minutes to complete #1-5
Remind to edit their writing by looking at exercise 8. And, we will have the same homework next week, but you will have to rewrite and incorporate the feedback I provide.
Pg 88: Switch On
Breakout rooms 5 minutes
HW: This article and 120 words answering (+ the 220-260 word essay from pg 87, ex 7.)
- Which of the five benefits most deeply resonated with you? Why?
- Did you like the article? Why or why not? Justify with reasons.
Next week: Review Independent learning, Unit Check, & Start the Project Research.
HW: Complete the Unit 6 Edmodo Quiz & Do your Project.