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Writing: Communicate Your Purpose

Should schools ban backpacks? Practice persuasive writing with this activity, in which sixth graders identify the author's purpose in a short piece about banning backpacks. They complete a graphic organizer, choose a topic for their own persuasive essay, and use the provided chart to plan.

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Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
English Language Arts
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