Title: OREO Cookies Can Be Very Persusaive
This learning activity will engage the students both visually and rhythmically by displaying examples of key terms used in an opinion essay. The musical presentation uses the word "OREO" as a mnemonic device to help the students to recall the organizational structure of their paper. It demonstrates to the class the importance of forming good Opinions which are supported by logical Reasons as well as specific Examples and then concludes by restating the original Opinion.
This activity was created as a result of the GAP Resource Summit.
Standard(s): [ELA2015] (4) 22:
Title: Point of View and Comic Strips
This learning asset tool utilizes Toondoo, an online comic strip creator. Toondoo allows students to just drag-drop or click to create comic strips that express their creativity and show originality.
Standard(s): [ELA2015] (5) 22: