What am I learning?
Students continue to work on language standards--capitalization, punctuation, parts of speech, compound sentences.
Students are learning to write an opinion piece of writing. They are writing a letter to Mr. Hood to make him aware of what our school needs to replace, get rid of, or have more of.
1st paragraph: include a compliment, adjective + action; a bridge sentence----Because you are a caring person, I decided to write to you about the missing swings on the playground.; sentence or sentences to intro. solution.
2nd paragraph: explain or describe the solution to the problem.
3rd paragraph: 3 reasons why Mr. Hood should put the idea in place.
Conclusion: Thank Mr. Hood, add another compliment, include a sentence that shows you believe that he will take action.