A series of lesson plans and resources for a unit on balanced arguments, based on nuclear power. This plan takes a Talk 4 Writing approach, using a quality example text that is studied through creating actions and using picture maps. Over four lessons, the students will study the introduction, initial paragraph and contrasting paragraph of a balanced argument about nuclear power and will learn to how to write their own version about solar power.
This pack contains the following:
A detailed lesson plan including differentiation for four lessons introducing balanced arguments
A high-quality example text including the introduction, initial paragraph and contrasting paragraph
Picture text maps for the initial paragraph and contrasting paragraph
Worksheets to accompany lessons where needed
Suitable for upper Key Stage 2