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Listen Up: Persuasive Writing

Listen Up: Persuasive Writing


The world has been shaken by the voices of individuals of purpose and determination. Students recognize their potential to initiate change as they engage in purposeful persuasive review. Through debate and revision, students examine the elements of argument, and begin to understand the power of persuasion.


  • Day and Time: Mondays, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM ET
  • Class Duration: 4 Weeks
  • Dates: September 16, 2024 - October 7, 2024
  • Recommended for: Ages 9+ / Grades 4-5
  • Teacher: Anna Bonney


Week 1 - Elements of a persuasive piece; outlining; exploring argumentative topics.

Week 2 - Persuasive workshop; 200-word paper.

Week 3 - Persuasive workshop; 500-word paper.

Week 4 - Guided revision; debate; game review.


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