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ARGUMENTATIVE WRITING COMMON CORE GRADES 6-10

ARGUMENTATIVE WRITING COMMON CORE GRADES 6-10
ARGUMENTATIVE WRITING COMMON CORE GRADES 6-10
ARGUMENTATIVE WRITING COMMON CORE GRADES 6-10
ARGUMENTATIVE WRITING COMMON CORE GRADES 6-10
ARGUMENTATIVE WRITING COMMON CORE GRADES 6-10
ARGUMENTATIVE WRITING COMMON CORE GRADES 6-10
ARGUMENTATIVE WRITING COMMON CORE GRADES 6-10
ARGUMENTATIVE WRITING COMMON CORE GRADES 6-10
Product Description
Argument writing is an essential life skill that is much easier to teach when you have well-written mentor texts and a step-by-step process. Students will LOVE this argument writing unit, as well as the real-life application and mentor texts included here.

This argumentative writing unit is comprehensive and easy to use. It includes a step-by-step approach to help your students write effective arguments. They will be successful!

Included in this Unit:

♦ Suggestions on How to Use the Unit
♦ Argumentative Writing Terminology
♦ Organizing and Planning the Essay
♦ Writing the Introductory Paragraph
♦ Writing the Body Paragraphs
♦ Writing the Counter Argument Body Paragraph
♦ Writing a Strong Conclusion
♦ 2 Essay Mentor Texts
♦ 1 Legislation Letter Mentor Text
♦ Essay Organization Puzzle Challenge
♦ Suggestions for Choosing a Topic
♦ Argumentative Essay Student Checklist
♦ Argumentative Essay Writing Rubric
♦ and more!

Bonus Model Congress Unit: 
I've now included an additional mini-unit. The essays provide a wonderful opportunity for students to learn about enacting legislation. Some simple modifications to the essays are required. By turning the essays into letters to government representatives, students can learn a valuable lesson about the power of the written word!

*Please note: This writing unit can be used in conjunction with Argument Writing PowerPoint and Notes to really drive home the concepts!

"How to Write an Argumentative Essay" addresses the following Common Core Standards:

W.6.1; W.6.1a-e; W.6.7; W.6.9;W.6.10
W.7.1; W.7.1a-e; W.7.7; W.7.9; W.7.10
W.8.1; W.8.1a-e; W.8.7; W.8.9; W.8.10
W.9-10.1; W.9-10.1a-e;W.9-10.9; W.9-10.10

* Please check out the preview to see everything that is included.

Save 20%! This product is now part of a TpT bestselling bundle! It includes everything you need to teach the three Common Core text types:
Argumentative, Narrative, and Informational Writing Workshop Bundle {CCSS}


It is also part of this BIG writing bundle:
Argumentative, Narrative, Informative, Research Writing and More: BIG Bundle



You might like these other Common Core resources:

Writing Workshop Minilessons Revision Editing and Diagnostic
50 Argument Topics with Outlines and Rubrics
Research Paper Feature Article Writer’s Workshop
Don’t Flip! Test Tip Flip Book and More
How to Write an Essay Requiring Text Based Details
Informational Essay Writing
Close Read: Step by Step Strategies for Success
Narrative Writing Workshop
Literary Elements: Plot Interactive Notebook or Cornell Outline Choice
Literary Elements: Theme Interactive Notebook or Cornell Outline Choice
Figurative Language: Teach, Practice, Test

As always, you can contact me with any questions.

Take care, ♥
Darlene
Total Pages
53 pages
Answer Key
Included with rubric
Teaching Duration
N/A
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