The perfect form for students who need guidance during writing a persuasive essay. It includes all areas from the introduction, to the supporting reasons and evidence, and then the conclusion. It provides starter phrases for each section that help the students form logical ideas in a sequence that makes sense.
Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons and information.
Introduce a topic or text clearly, state an opinion, and create an organizational structure in which ideas are logically grouped to support the writer's purpose.
Provide logically ordered reasons that are supported by facts and details.
Link opinion and reasons using words, phrases, and clauses (e.g., consequently, specifically).
Provide a concluding statement or section related to the opinion presented.