Persuasive Letter Writing with Click, Clack, Moo

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This was a comprehensive resource to engage 2nd graders in the writing process. They enjoyed thinking like cows persuading Farmer Brown.
Perfect resource that met the needs of my students. We used this to write a letter to our principal to explain what dance parties in the morning or extended lunch time would be a good idea.
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This is a mini writing unit for persuasive letter writing. This goes with the story Click, Clack, Moo Cows that Type by Doreen Cronin. In this lesson, you teach students persuasive letter writing. Read the story and do reflection questions. Then, have the students write as if they were a cow asking the farmer for something.

In this unit:

-4 Posters to explain steps of persuasive letter writing

-Click, Clack, Moo reflection questions for after reading & Answer Key

-Pretend you were a cow brainstorming organizer

-Pre-writing Sheet

-Rough Draft Sheet

-Final Copy Writing Sheet

-Student Checklist-Revising and Editing


What others are saying?!

Francine- This is INCREDIBLE! So well thought out and planned. My first graders are loving writing their letters and I am loving how detailed their thinking is thanks to the rough draft sheets.

Irma- Great resource to practice both friendly letters and persuasive writing. Thanks for the great options and step by step persuasive writing.

Karen- Many options. Thank you! Really appreciate the sequence sheets for developing persuasive writing.

If you want more than one letter writing unit, grab the bundle!

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