Delaware Recommended Curriculum Close Reading Lesson Title: The Preamble to the Declaration of Independence

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Strategy Four: Application

Informative/Explanatory Writing

Students should have completed the previous strategies. The teacher should have held a class discussion to ensure students comprehend the text and the principles found in it.

Then have students write an essay that explains the ideas and principles American colonists used to justify their independence from Great Britain. Students should support the explanations with specific evidence from the text. Have students complete the Pre-writing Graphic Organizer (Handout 3) prior to writing the essay.

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