TV 411 Summarizing
This interactive lesson takes students through activities and makes an excellent introduction to the skill of summarizing because it focuses more on reading than on writing. Teachers can also easily extend the lesson to writing activities in summarizing.
Persuasive Writing Unit Plan
This is a five-week unit plan designed to teach students about persuasive writing and guide them to a finished product. Rubrics and checklists are included.
Favorite Books File
This student reproducible, from a ReadWriteThink lesson, guides students as they write reviews of their favorite books.