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8th Grade Argumentative Writing

Can we really eat how cavepeople ate?

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8th Grade Opinion Writing

In this 8th grade writing project, students watch videos and read articles about the diet of cavepeople. After discussing as a class, students complete an argumentative writing challenge in which they argue whether or not the Paleo diet is a true representation of how our paleolithic ancestors really ate.

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  • Curated multimedia texts that model argumentative writing
  • Writing and discussion questions that spark text dependent analysis
  • An engaging, scaffolded writing challenge for 8th grade classrooms