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Results for “persuasive” in all grades in Language Arts

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On this date in 1901, Andrew Carnegie gave $5.2 million to New York City libraries.

3 to 12 | Calendar,Calendar entry
Students write expository and persuasive pieces with the help of the Persuasion Map and Essay Map interactives, and compare the essential features of the two modes of writing. http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/calendar-activities/this-date-1901-andrew-20457.html

On this day in 1910, animal rights activist Joy Adamson was born.

K to 6 | Calendar,Calendar entry
A KWL chart is used to organize information about lions. Persuasive letters are written lobbying for programs and resources to protect these animals. http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/calendar-activities/this-1910-animal-rights-20401.html

Persuading an Audience: Writing Effective Letters to the Editor

9 to 12 | Lesson
Students use persuasive writing and an understanding of the characteristics of letters to the editor to compose effective letters to the editor on topics of interest to them. http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/lesson-plans/persuading-audience-writing-effective-929.html

Persuading the Principal: Writing Persuasive Letters About School Issues

6 to 8 | Lesson
Students learn that you don t have to raise your voice to raise a point. Writing a persuasive letter to your principal is a great way to get your opinions heard. http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/lesson-plans/persuading-principal-writing-persuasive-1137.html

Persuasion Map

3 to 12 | Interactive,Tool
The Persuasion Map is an interactive graphic organizer that enables students to map out their arguments for a persuasive essay or debate. http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/student-interactives/persuasion-30034.html

Persuasion Map

3 to 12 | Worksheet
Your students can use this graphic organizer to develop a persuasive stance for an essay, speech, poster, or any type of assignment that incorporates persuasion. http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/printouts/persuasion-a-30310.html

Persuasive Essay: Environmental Issues

6 to 8 | Lesson
How can we convince others to agree with us on important issues? In this lesson, students explore relevant environmental issues and gather information to write persuasive essays. http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/lesson-plans/persuasive-essay-environmental-issues-268.html

Persuasive Techniques in Advertising

9 to 12 | Lesson
Students will be introduced to persuasive techniques used in advertising, analyze advertising, and explore the concepts of demographics, marketing for a specific audience, and dynamic advertising. http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/lesson-plans/persuasive-techniques-advertising-1166.html

Persuasive Writing

K to 5 | Guide
This strategy guide focuses on persuasive writing and offers specific methods on how you can help your students use it to improve their critical writing and thinking skills. http://www.readwritethink.org/professional-development/strategy-guides/persuasive-writing-30142.html

Persuasive Writing: What Can Writing in Family Message Journals Do for Students?

K to 2 | Lesson
This lesson engages children in using writing to their families as a persuasive tool to get what they want and need. http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/lesson-plans/persuasive-writing-what-writing-100.html
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