Model Text Analysis

Report Writing with Sources Amazon Rainforest Model Text

I’m still working to create these model text analysis worksheet designed for EFL/ESL students who are also working on developing writing skills. This process lesson looks at a short report style writing that uses information from sources. In the report learners can explore how information from sources can be organized to present information about a […]

Research Essay with Model Text Analysis Birthday Candles

Here is another model text analysis worksheet designed for EFL/ESL students who are also working on developing writing skills. This process lesson looks at a short research based essay that presents information in a historical timeline perspective. In the essay learners begin to look at how to present information about changes in specific items over […]

Pop Culture Hero Model Text Essay Writing

I’m still working on providing writing worksheets that will help students structure an essay or short writing piece using model text analysis to help examine and understanding the required elements for a complete writing. This process lesson looks at a short non-fiction essay about a current pop culture hero or icon. This could easily build […]

Write a Movie Review with Model Text and Procedure

I just finished a great teacher training in the city of Daegu with some really great teachers. One in particular, Jerry Park, put together a really nice lesson using an authentic model text to teach learners how to write a movie review of their own. This lesson has a great, natural, context, is relevant to […]

Narrative Writing Lesson Plan for Intermediate Learners

This lesson plan with model texts is designed to help learners plan for and write the ending for a story based on writing prompt. This lesson begins with a board splash and uses reading process steps to analyze a model text to determine how language is used to make writing more interesting for learners. This […]