Have your students write a persuasive essay on why they should or should not be eaten on Thanksgiving. This full writing process uses the book "The Great Turkey Race" by Steve Metzger and/or "Turk and Runt" by Lisa Wheeler! The students will take their imagination into the life of a turkey to create this hilarious persuasive writing piece!
In this unit:
-Persuasive Writing Anchor Charts
-Anchor Charts for their Notebooks
-Persuasive Writing Interactive Lesson
-"Turk and Runt" and "The Great Turkey Race" reflection questions for after reading
-Pre-Writing Sheet (multi-paragraph and single paragraph choice)
-Rough Draft Sheet
-Final Copy Writing Sheet
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