Persuasive Letter Writing Unit, Graphic Organizer, Rubric and More

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3rd - 6th, Homeschool
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The graphic organizer is perfect to support student writing. It's very helpful with helping students to organize their writing.
This resource was very helpful! I loved the graphic organizers that were included. This really helped my students understand how to write persuasive letters.
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Description

This no prep persuasive letter writing unit includes graphic organizer, writing prompts, anchor charts, rubric and much more. It is perfect for 3rd - 5th grade. Also great for struggling writers as it includes scaffolded graphic organizers with sentence stems.

Are you interested in teaching your students how to effectively persuade the reader while engaging them with topics they are passionate about?

  • I have added lesson plans in this updated version to best support your students
  • I have also added more resources for differentiation with special education and ELL students.
  • I have provided task cards with prompts so students can improve their oral communication and formulate their thoughts through group or partner discussions before starting the writing process.

THIS RESOURCE IS DIGITAL (GOOGLE SLIDES)TO ASSIGN IN GOOGLE CLASSROOM AND INCLUDES A PDF FOR PRINTING.

Included in this unit:

  • Two options for all resources:

ONLINE VERSION IN GOOGLE SLIDES, READY TO ASSIGN IN GOOGLE
CLASSROOM AND PDF VERSION FOR PRINTING

  • Lesson Plan Ideas to guide instruction
  • Anchor Chart (Five Parts to a Letter)
  • Graphic Organizer (2 options)

One broken broken down into parts of a persuasive letter

The other same as above but with 2 choices of sentence starters for each
part

  • Persuasive Sentence Starters (Broken down into Beginning, Middle and End)
  • Persuasive Letter Writing Prompts
  • Task Cards for Oral Discussions

Each task card relates to prompts above

Three blank cards are provided for you to add your own prompts.

  • Stationery (Online and Printable Copy)
  • Sample Persuasive Letter
  • Persuasive Letter Writing Rubric

How can I use this resource:

  • For morning work
  • Include in a task list or add to a writing literacy center
  • Small group
  • Writing homework
  • For Struggling Writers
  • Writing Assessment

Students can choose from 15 different prompts while deciding who the reader will be: The teacher, a parent, a friend or a business (connected to the prompt)

This is sure to engage your students in the writing process, while learning how to write a letter based on the targeted reader. I sincerely hope that letter writing is not a dying genre!!

Technology Requirements

  • Access to the internet and a Google Account
  • Google Classroom for sharing Google Slides and Google Forms documents to your students
  • Google Slides is in view only, make a copy and share out all or a portion of the presentation to your students
  • For Google Forms, you will be asked to make a copy. All quizzes for the reading passages are in Google Forms

Don't have Google Account

  • Simply print the PDF Version

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Total Pages
27+
Answer Key
Included with rubric
Teaching Duration
1 month
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons.
With guidance and support from adults, produce writing in which the development and organization are appropriate to task and purpose.
With guidance and support from peers and adults, develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, and editing.
With guidance and support from adults, use technology to produce and publish writing (using keyboarding skills) as well as to interact and collaborate with others.
Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons and information.

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