Communicating Successfully in the Workplace: What It Takes https://www.oercommons.org/courseware/lesson/79476/overview
Sharing Information about Careers with Infographics http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/lesson-plans/sharing-information-about-careers-31153.html
Writing Technical Instructions: http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/lesson-plans/writing-technical-instructions-1101.html?tab=4
A Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words: Using Infographics to Illustrate How-to Writing http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/lesson-plans/picture-worth-thousand-words-a-31141.html?tab=5
Write an email from one character to another.
Create a flow chart of the arguments and support in the essay.
Create a compare/contrast of the two points of view on the issue.
Using stem sentences, write proposal statements. In small groups review these and revise one that could be presented to a specific audience.
Assign a character analysis writing choice board (resume or social media account to demonstrate understanding of the character).
“If I was creating a resume for (character) ___ what skills would be included?”
Create a flow chart from a story to develop visual representation skills.
Create an advertisement for a product or for a roommate, etc.
To practice revision, give an okay example of a writing task and have the students revise and edit.
Write a proposal and vary it for different audience age groups.