Wisconsin Standards and Strands Aligned with Lesson Objectives:
B: Writing - Students will write clearly and effectively to share information and knowledge,
to influence and persuade, to create and entertain.
B.8.1 Create or produce writing to communicate with different audiences for a variety of purposes
Objective: (1.) Students will write for a variety of readers, including peers, teachers, and other adults, adapting content, style, and structure to audience and situation.
B.8.2 Plan, revise, edit, and publish clear and effective writing.
Objective: (1.) Students will produce multiple drafts, including finished pieces, that demonstrate the capacity to generate, focus, and organize ideas and to revise the language, organization, content, and tone of successive drafts in order to fulfil a specific purpose for communication with a specific audience.
Objective: (2.) Students will identify questions and strategies for improving drafts in writing conferences with a teacher.
Objective: (3.) Given a writing assignment to be completed in a limited amount of time, students will produce a well developed, well organized, and effective response in correct English and an appropriate voice.