UPDATED DECEMBER, 2015
This product is not related to Christmas; therefore, can be used anytime of year as a persuasive writing piece.
Correlated with Common Core Writing Standards
Students will write a persuasive/opinion paper as they try to convince their readers not to eat a gingerbread cookie. Students need to develop a topic, list the facts, form an opinion, and end with a satisfying conclusion. Included in this writing unit:
Common Core/I Can poster for persuasive writing
Graphic Organizers to plan writing
Examples of graphic organizers along with a finished student sample of "Don't Eat the Gingerbread" to model with your students
Templates for student writing
Gingerbread Craftivity Templates
Optional Recipes for making gingerbread cookies and applesauce cinnamon gingerbread shaped ornaments for your classroom tree. These smell amazing and are so easy to make.
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