Writers can choose from a wide range of topics, but sometimes the most persuasive arguments come from something the writer experiences, and he will make it a point to try to change the minds of others.
Sunday, October 4, Persuasive Writing with the Spider and the Fly I love October and all of the fun fall and Halloween related activities you can do.
This week we will be working on persuasive writing using The Spider and the Fly. We are going to do some research projects this month on spiders and bats so I thought this would be a nice introduction.
To walk through the writing process, we also will be using a video series from LearnZillion. This series walks through writing a persuasive letter in response to "Little Red Riding Hood.
The link for the video series of lessons is HERE.
You could easily do all of the lessons to really scaffold the writing process or you could just pick and choose some of them.
LearnZillion does a nice job reviewing over concepts from previous lessons at the beginning of each video. This does give you the option to do just pick and choose some videos. I believe most of my students need the scaffolding so we are going to go through the entire series of videos.
It may take us a couple weeks instead of just one to get through it all. What are some of your favorite mentor texts for October?Identify the parts of an argumentative essay by LearnZillion. Subject. English Language Arts (NYS P Common Core) Acknowledge an opposing view in argumentative writing by LearnZillion; Content Provider.
LearnZillion. LearnZillion is a learning platform that combines video lessons, assessments, and progress reporting. English Lesson Plans on Persuasive Techniques in Writing.
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Build strong writing skills with this fun activity on persuasive writing.
Kids will use real life scenarios to practise writing strong arguments. With this persuasive writing worksheet, your students will write about their favorite sports.
The skill of argumentative or persuasive writing is a skill that’s easier said than done. Close reading naturally lends itself to teaching argumentative writing. To be sure, it’s not the only way to culminate a close-reading lesson, but as students read, reread and break down text, analyzing author’s arguments and crafting their own can come naturally.