This Persuasive Practice: A Mt. Rushmore Addition lesson plan also includes:
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 they then present to their class.
- Create an interdisciplinary unit between social studies and language arts
- Combines writing and technology skills into one lesson