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Instructional Material

Publication Date

Summer 6-12-2014


Students will understand that…

• Persuasive writing is relevant to their lives outside of the academic setting. • In order to persuade effectively, students must learn to consider and evaluate both sides of an issue. • A convincing argument includes a focused claim with supporting examples and evidence. • Persuasive writers use a combination of appeals-- pathos, ethos, and logos-- to convince their audience.

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