15% off your first order with code FIRSTORDER15. SHOP HERE !

Book Vs. Movie: Writing a Compare and Contrast Opinion Essay

$6.99

Add to cart View in cart

Product Licensing

For this item, the cost for one user (you) is $6.99If you plan to share this product with other teachers in your school, please add the number of additional users' licenses that you need to purchase. Each additional license costs only $6.99.


License Price
Original License $6.99
Additional licenses 3 x $6.99
Total: $27.96

Description

Don’t judge a book by its movie!

Students LOVE to watch the movie version of a book they have just read, which presents teachers with a valuable opportunity to teach compare-and-contrast/opinion writing.

This complete resource will take your students through the entire process of writing a 5-paragraph essay with 11 detailed lessons and supporting student planning pages.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.1 Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons and information. {Grades 4-8}

Lesson 1- Viewing the Movie, Venn Diagram
Lesson 2- Getting Started: Compare and Contrast
Lesson 3- Pre-Writing: Thinking About an Essay
Lesson 4- The “Meat”: Writing the Body of Your Essay
Lesson 5- Essential Component: Writing a Thesis Statement
Lesson 6- First Impression: Writing the Introduction to Your Essay
Lesson 7- It’s a Wrap!: Writing a Concluding Paragraph
Lesson 8- Familiarize Your Students with the Grading Rubric
Lesson 9- Putting It All Together: First Draft
Lesson 10- Self and Peer Editing
Lesson 11- Time to Publish and Assess

Stay Connected with Teacher Thrive!

SIGN UP for my email newsletters.
VISIT me on TeacherThrive.com.
FOLLOW me on Facebook.
FOLLOW me on Pinterest.
FOLLOW me on Instagram.

Please read: This is a nonrefundable digital download. Please read the description carefully and examine the preview file before purchasing.

© Copyright 2018 M. Tallman. All rights reserved. Permission is granted to copy pages specifically designed for student or teacher use by the original purchaser or licensee. This is intended to be used by one teacher unless additional licenses have been purchased. The reproduction of any other part of this product is strictly prohibited. Copying any part of this product and placing it on the Internet in any form (even a personal/classroom website) is strictly forbidden. Doing so makes it possible for an Internet search to make the document available on the Internet, free of charge, and is a violation of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA).

  • Total Pages 37
  • Answer Key Writing Samples and Rubric Included
  • Teaching Duration 3 Weeks

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.

Questions and answers of the customers

  1. A At this time we do not have plans for a digital version.
  2. A No, we do not have a digital version of this resource.

Featured Products

$6.99

Add to cart View in cart

Product Licensing

For this item, the cost for one user (you) is $6.99If you plan to share this product with other teachers in your school, please add the number of additional users' licenses that you need to purchase. Each additional license costs only $6.99.


License Price
Original License $6.99
Additional licenses 3 x $6.99
Total: $27.96

preloader