Argumentative Writing for Middle School teaches the fundamentals of argumentive writing with 3 engaging lessons. Each lesson has a PowerPoint with activties for students to complete that will help them become independent writers.
Lesson 1: Defines argumentative writing/establishing a claim and writing and introductory paragraph
Lesson 2: Writing body paragraphs/supporting paragraphs with evidence
Lesson 3: Writing a counterargument and conclusion.
This lesson includes graphic organizers, short video clips, a writing frame, and a word list to help students as they write.
It is based on the Common Core Standards for argumentative writing.