This is a step-by-step guideline for students to write a persuasive essay. It includes an overview of the structure of the essay, as well as tips about audience, purpose, and thesis statements. Also included is a list of prompts.
Planning Guide for Students:
A simple, yet effective planning guide for students to outline their argument before writing. This allows students to organize their thoughts and form a solid, convincing argument.
Also included is a detailed rubric for students to understand your expectations. This also provides you with a clear and fair way to assess the students' final products.
This packet assumes that students have some background knowledge of writing an essay (e.g. thesis statements, purpose).
This is uploaded as a Word Doc., allowing you to easily modify it to meet your specific needs.