Here are the exemplars for kindergarten, first grade, and second grade persuasive essay writing workshop. Use the exemplar to show students (whole class or small group) clear writing expectations and use it to model each craft/examples with your mini-lesson. A must for ELL students, students with special needs and your lower level writers. You could also use them in a small group to support your lower writers, model for your mid-level writers, or challenge your higher level writers. The exemplars are aligned with the Common Core State Standards and TEKS on skills and elements of persuasive writing. Follow the instruction and kick off persuasive writing workshop with an end in mind.
First Grade Exemplar
Second Grade Exemplar
If you like what you see here, click the “Follow Me” button near the top of the page to get email updates about our store, new products, and sales! Or visit Teaching Charts store to check out our other reading and writing resources. We are also on Instagram (teachingcharts) and Facebook (Teaching Charts)!