This lesson focuses on proving a point in writing. Higher-order thinking skills are necessary to prove your point when writing a critical and analytical work. Students will specifically learn how to differentiate facts from opinions and how to substantiate their arguments with verifiable evidence and supporting details.
During the lesson, the student will be able to:
- make inferences when reading a text by examining textual clues and drawing logical conclusions
- combine and contrast information from different sources
- distinguish between fact and opinion, fiction and nonfiction and supporting details
- analyze, synthesize, and evaluate information
- evaluate content presented in diverse media and formats
This lesson?s content is of high educational quality. It is designed with a model of a conceptualization, definitions, examples, practice exercises and test with different levels of complexity. In addition, it includes rubrics for an objective evaluation.
7 items in example section
36 items in exercise practice
32 items in test