Writing unit guides students through the writing process as they learn to plan, draft, revise, proofread, and publish a persuasive essay. Students are led through the process step by step, slide by slide. Lesson also includes links to persuasive essay prompts, a persuasive essay example and persuasive essay planning map. Links can be accessed online or printed. Checklists for revising and proofreading guide students through the entire editing process. Unit can be presented in Power Point format or converted to Google Slides and shared with students. Teacher can choose to guide students through the lesson for whole classroom instruction or share it with students for independent, self-paced learning. Colorful slides with fun graphics add a fun element to the lessons.