We found 52 resources with the keyterm argument
Write an Introductory Paragraph for an Argumentative Essay
5 mins 5th - 7th CCSS: Designed
In an argumentative essay, the introductory paragraph is the primary opportunity to get your readers' attention and tell them why the issue you are discussing is important. Demonstrate to your young writers how to construct an organized...
Common Core Reading Standards: Understanding Argument
9th - 10th CCSS: Designed
What does your class know about logical fallacies? They can find out quite a bit and practice identifying logical fallacies if you follow the steps and use the resources provided here! After reviewing ethos, pathos, and logos, ask small...
Argument and Persuasion: What's Wrong With Gay Marriage?
11th - 12th
The topic of gay marriage has gotten lots of attention recently. Without actually asking your class their personal opinions, this two-page worksheet has pupils study two essays about gay marriage. Readers analyze the attitude, tone, and...
Transition Words and Phrases: Road Signs for the Reader
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Therefore! However! Furthermore! Explore the power of transition words and phrases. Signal your readers by suggesting the relationship between different thoughts or points. Help them demonstrate an understanding of word relationships.
Inspiration: Persuasive Speeches and Essays
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Persuasive writing is going digital! Designed to guide learners through the writing process using Inspiration Software, this persuasive speech and writing lesson quells public speaking jitters by ensuring learners truly are prepared....
Persuasive Practice: A Mt. Rushmore Addition
5th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Budding authors research a US President and persuade the National Park Service to add him to Mt. Rushmore. In addition to the persuasive essay, individuals are required to develop a visual presentation using a web-based software that...
Effective Persuasion: Developing Persuasive Documents
9th - Higher Ed
Great guidelines for writing persuasively are presented in these slides, along with plenty of questions to lead your scholars as they research. This PowerPoint will help your writers be clear, focused, and incredibly persuasive as they...
Student Opinion: What Small Things Have You Seen and Taken Note of Today?
7th - 12th
An interesting and unusual topic for a news article, this resource from the New York Times website asks learners to take a moment and consider all the things they notice during a typical day. Based of the editorial piece "Things I Saw"...