Upper Elementary Snapshots: An Introduction to Argumentative Writing
If a student disagrees or wants to counter a claim, these sentence starters are a good way to keep the discussion engaging and positive.
Argument writing anchor chart based on Toulmin Model -- good for persuasive speeches
Outline for developing an argument - would be great to use before a persuasive paper or debate
Elaborate in opinion writing. Support your reasons by adding...
Parts of an argument essay - included in the Argument Essay Student Guide
Blog post all about teaching argument writing!
Lets make argumentative writing authentic so that students want to learn it. Check out this blogpost to learn how to make it relevant.
Secondgradealicious: How About a Tug of War? Making Thinking Visible - an excellent resource for promoting engagement and higher order thinking skills!