Lesson Plan

Attention Grabber: Literature Essentials

Students will learn how to identify and differentiate between attention grabbers
Samantha W.
Pre-Service Teacher
Montana State University
Bozeman, MT
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My Grades 10
My Subjects English Language Arts

Lesson Objectives/Instructional Outcomes:

Students will explore some of the different types of attention grabbers that are used in writing and will be able to differentiate between them.

Students will engage the reader with an attention grabber that is appropriate for both audience knowledge and to the topic.

English Language Arts
Grades 10
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Teacher Notes
Student Notes

1 Introduction (Hook)

Students will conduct a pre-assessment of their knowledge of attention grabbers by writing down all of the different examples they can think of.
Students will use different colors in order for me to differentiate between who said what and take proper notice of students' assessment levels. 

Student Instructions
  1. Pick a color that will set you off from the others
  2. Write all the different types of attention grabbers you can think of