Fourth Grade Remote Learning
OPINION WRITING - ZOOS
Every year, millions of people visit zoos around the world. But some people believe that zoos are inhumane and that animals should not be kept in captivity. Do you agree? Why or why not? Use specific reasons and examples to support your position.
Use the supplemental materials to help research your position (attached below). Explore a virtual field trip of a zoo.
IXL Section D
ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS--WRITING
Writing (Standards: Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.)1. Consider a variety of points of view of how an audience would perceive the image in fire hydrant.2. Select one of the quotes in the attachment and explain what it means to you. How do you use that quote in your own life?3. Choose a prompt, from the list below, each day. Find some special paper or a journal for your writing. For each journal entry, write the date, title, and one or more paragraph(s) that includes: topic sentence, vivid details, transitions, and a closing sentence. Write for at least 15-20 minutes each day. Be sure to edit for capitals, punctuation and clear thoughts.• What kind of day are you having, and why?
• What's your favorite color, place, food, book, song, or movie, and why?
• What do you like to do? ...
• Where are you happiest? ...
• What's something you're good at? ...
• What do you consider to be your culture, and how do you feel about it?
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