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Can You Convince Me? Developing Persuasive Writing

Can You Convince Me? Developing Persuasive Writing
ReadWriteThink couldn't publish all of this great content without literacy experts to write and review for us. If you've got lessons plans, videos, activities, or other ideas you'd like to contribute, we'd love to hear from you. More Find the latest in professional publications, learn new techniques and strategies, and find out how you can connect with other literacy professionals. More Teacher Resources by Grade Your students can save their work with Student Interactives. More Home › Classroom Resources › Lesson Plans Lesson Plan Overview Featured Resources From Theory to Practice Persuasive writing is an important skill that can seem intimidating to elementary students. back to top Petit, A., & Soto, E. (2002). Students can discover for themselves how much they already know about constructing persuasive arguments by participating in an exercise that is not intimidating.Progressing from spoken to written arguments will help students become better readers of persuasive texts. Related:  Communications 11/12Bookmarks

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Argument Lesson Plans 200 Prompts for Argumentative WritingPrompts by category for the student who can't think of anything to write about. Are You My Mother? An Opinion Writing UnitThis 5-lesson unit uses the Langston Hughes poem "Mother to Son" and a portrait to emphasize facts and opinions. Includes writing task. Designed for grade 2. The Classical ArgumentHandout detailing introduction, narration, confirmation, refutation and concession, and summation. Decoding text types: One of these things is not like the othersThis blog explains the difference between opinion writing, persuasive writing, and argument. Developing Evidence-Based Arguments from TextsThis guide provides teachers with strategies for helping students understand the differences between persuasive writing and evidence-based argumentation. Evaluating an Argument: Chevy Volt CommercialsThis activity introduces students to analyzing an argument. The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere: Literature v. Position PapersLinks to strategies and prompts.

Detective Game by Peter Pappas I did not waste the opening week of school introducing the course – my students solved mysteries. I took simplified mysteries and split them into 25-30 clues, each on a single strip of paper. Read my blog post on how I used this lesson. I used a random count off to get the kids away from their buddies and into groups of 5-6 students. This activity demonstrates to students the need for considering the contributions of every group member and gives them practice in organizing cooperatively to accomplish a task. You will need a set of clues for the case for each group. Link to Murder Mystery Clues Link to Bank Robbery Clues Note - These clues were adapted from: Learning Discussion Skills Through Games Gene and Barbara Dodds Stanford Citation Press / Scholastic Books 1969 Students are seated in a circle with the teacher standing outside the group. "Today we are going to play another game that will help improve your discussion skills.

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Interesting Speech Topics for Kids Speaking on stage is an opportunity in itself. It is a chance to express yourself, share your views with the audience and receive their feedback. An informative speech is an opportunity to educate or inform people about something you know or have researched on. When choosing a speech topic, take the following things into account. The occasionThe audienceYour interestYour strengthsTimeStart well in advance. Informative Speech Topics Demonstrative Speech Topics Persuasive Speech Topics Funny Speech Topics Other Interesting Speech Topics Why do stars twinkle? What's the Occasion? What You Like; What You Are Good At The next and most important things are your interest and strengths. The Time You Have The next important factor is the time allotted to you. Interesting speech topics make you explore new subjects, experiment with new things, and present what you know in an interesting way.

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Site officiel du musée du Louvre Persuasive techniques Use persuasive techniques and rhetorical devices File Type: SMART Notebook lesson Subject: English Language Arts Grade: Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9 Date submitted: September 21, 2010 Search terms: repetition, emotional appeal, writing strategies, writing process, Persuasive writing, argument and persuasion, quotes, writing techniques, persuasive techniques Publisher Name: MPS Limited (A Macmillan Company) Download 2.13 MB Open in SMART Notebook Express Note: By using any resource from this site, you are agreeing to these Terms.