This writer's workshop unit has everything you need to introduce and develop persuasive writing in your classroom!
This unit includes:
*10 step by step lessons to teach persuasive writing. Each lesson includes a mini lesson, independent writing, and shared writing. Anchor chart pieces, mini-anchor charts for students' writer's notebooks, conferencing labels and sticky notes, goal setting pages are included.
Mini lessons include:
*What is persuasive writing?
*Why do writers try to persuade their readers?
*Using objections to help form your argument.
*Writing a clear introduction.
*Organizing your ideas when forming your argument.
*Using the proper tone and mood in your writing to reach your audience.
*Considering possible objections to help strengthen your arguments.
*Using persuasive words and phrases.
*Using evidence to support your reasons.
*Writing a strong conclusion
*FIVE extra mini lessons included: relative pronouns, forming possessive nouns, run on sentences, comparative and superlative adjectives, and a standards based persuasive writing checklist.
*NINE classroom posters included.
*Revising and editing tools include helpful bookmarks, labels to keep tools such as colored pencils and highlighters, and spider legs for students to use while revising.
*A personal spelling dictionary to keep track of easily misspelled words.
*Labels for student folders: students name, what I'm working on, and writing tools.
*Paper for published work: 20 lined pages with 20 coordinated unlined pages for writing and illustrations of published work.
*Student friendly rubric based on grades 3-5 CCCS standards and I Can Statements.
*Bulletin board letters: #theartofpersuasion, Can we persuade you? and Persuasive Writing
*Binder cover, spines, dividers to keep all your pages organized
*Launching Writing Worshop
*Personal Narrative Writing
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