This lesson will use Webspiration and Woices.com
Using the WPPOnline writing prompts the 6th grade English students will write a persuassive essay on Beaches vs Mountains. The students will pick different beaches and mountain ranges as their main point. They will use the internet, encyclopedias, etc to gather information about the particular beach or mountain. They will use Webspiration as a place to brainstorm their thoughts and ideas. The students will share their webs with one another to give feedback and advice. The students will use a word document to write their essay. The students will then post their writings on woices.com.