Energy

Lesson 12 - Discussion & Writing

Objective

Debate which energy sources are the best.

Readings and Materials

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Target Task

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Discussion & Writing Prompt

You have been asked to advise on which energy sources are the best. Pick three energy sources you think are the best. As a class debate which sources are the best and why.

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Common Core Standards

  • SL.4.1 — Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grade 4 topics and texts, building on others' ideas and expressing their own clearly.

  • W.4.1 — Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons and information

  • W.4.9 — Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.

Spiral Standards

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L.4.1

L.4.2

L.4.6

RI.4.1

RI.4.9

SL.4.3

SL.4.6

W.4.10