Lesson 6 - Writing

Essential Task

Includes an Essential Task


Write a paragraph that explains how one person can impact a community.

Readings and Materials

  • Book: Seedfolks by Paul Fleischman 

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Target Task


Writing Prompt

How can one person impact a community?

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Common Core Standards

  • W.5.1 — Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons and information

  • W.5.1.a — Introduce a topic or text clearly, state an opinion, and create an organizational structure in which ideas are logically grouped to support the writer's purpose.

  • W.5.1.d — Provide a concluding statement or section related to the opinion presented.

Spiral Standards