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This resource contains teaching and revision aids and includes all the steps needed to teach persuasive writing.
I found the mobile phone article somewhere and adapted it slightly it is useful in analysis of texts written with the purpose to persuade.
This unit on teaching children to write persuasive and opinion pieces was designed with second grade in mind.
However, you will find many mini-lessons that can be used for other grade levels.
Students learn effective techniques and complete prewriting activities for writing a persuasive essay.
As a culmination of the unit, students choose one of the three styles of writing--news article, personal narrative, or persuasive essay--to write, edit, and publish about their experience with giving time, talent, or treasure for the common good.
We’ve sorted the ideas — many of them from teachers — into two sections.
The first helps students do close-readings of editorials and Op-Eds, as well as Times Op-Docs, Op-Art and editorial cartoons.