Exceptional Writing products for teachers grades 6 through University, specializing in writing essays, creative writing and writing prompts, editing, proofreading, the workshop process, fiction and its elements, usage/style and much more. Proud to be rigorous, skill-based, scaffolded, step-by-step, and organized: from directions and lessons plans to worksheets and grading rubrics - you'll find complete and easy-to-use resources!

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pdf, 2.79 MB
The Winter Holidays Common Core Research and Presentation Project is a perfect winter holiday research project idea for all of those winter months – October to December and January! For grades 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, or 12, this is an effective 7-day, winter holiday COMMON CORE ALIGNED UNIT that lets students research a winter holiday topic, and give a presentation on the material.
Best of all, students use a teaching tool to enhance their presentation, and a final open-ended assessment ensures class participation during the presentation days!
What we like best about this product is how FULLY COMPLETE it is for you and for your students, with helpful graphic organizers, worksheets, safe and reputable websites, accountability sheets and more to keep students organized and on-task from start to finish!

*This is an IDEAL multicultural, and inclusive short winter holidays research project for those who have already learned some of the basics of beginning research.

This Product Comes Fully Complete with:

• 7- Day Lesson Plan (Please change to suit your classroom needs and time constraints!)

• Common Core Anchor Standards

• Teacher Overview, Plus Teacher Hints to Adjust if Needed

• Student Overview

• Rubric for Teacher, and Student Checklist

• Idea Generators, Notecards, Citation Worksheet Guide and MORE.

• “Safe and Reputable Websites!” and Free Links for Teachers (bonus)

• Everything organized in order for ease of use!

• 30 pages of clear and useful material (35 pages total).

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