Title: Persuade to the Beat!
Persuasive Writing video- YouTube Web Address URL:
[ELA2015] (6) 37: Demonstrate command of the conventions of Standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking. [L.6.1]Digital Tool Description: YouTube is a video resource found on the Internet that can be very helpful when introducing a concept, or pulling a concept together at the end of your lesson such as this one on persuasive writing.
Title: Research Tool
Sweet Search Web Address URL:
[ELA2015] (6) 28: Gather relevant information from multiple print and digital sources; assess the credibility of each source; and quote or paraphrase the data and conclusions of others while avoiding plagiarism and providing basic bibliographic information for sources. [W.6.8]Digital Tool Description: Sweet Search is an Internet search engine that allows students to search for topics and find information that has been evaluated by experts.
Title: Plagiarism? What's that!?
Plagiarism and Citing Sources Podcast Web Address URL:
[ELA2015] (8) 27: Gather relevant information from multiple print and digital sources, using search terms effectively; assess the credibility and accuracy of each source; and quote or paraphrase the data and conclusions of others while avoiding plagiarism and following a standard format for citation. [W.8.8]Digital Tool Description: This podcast discusses plagiarism and can be used as an introduction before teaching a research project or informational writing.