Ch 6: 9th Grade Essay Basics Lesson Plans

About This Chapter

The 9th Grade Essay Basics chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach students in your classroom about the different kinds of essays. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the 9th Grade Essay Basics chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday Narrative Essay: Definition, Examples and Characteristics An exploration of perspective and storytelling in a narrative essay
Tuesday Descriptive Essay: Definition, Examples and Characteristics The importance of the five senses and organization in descriptively telling a story
Wednesday Informative Essay: Definition, Examples and Structure Composing a 'compare and contrast' essay
Thursday What is a Persuasive Essay? - Writing, Components and Quiz Exploring the aspects of a persuasive essay
Friday Evaluative Essay: Examples, Format and Characteristics Learning about the three elements of an evaluative essay

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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