This packet can be used in the prewriting and rough draft steps of a Persuasive essay. Use this product to develop a 5-paragraph essay. The first page is an outline style for identifying an opinion, three reasons and three pieces of supportive evidence for each reason. Pages 2-4 are used to write a rough draft with prompts for transition words, commas, etc. This is ideal for 4th, 5th and 6th grades.