Upper Elementary Snapshots: An Introduction to Argumentative Writing
Outline for developing an argument - would be great to use before a persuasive paper or debate
Debate TopicsWorksheets. Argumentative writing?
Reading & Writing
Blog post all about teaching argument writing!
Awesome School Ideas
Get teens excited about writing argumentative-style essays. Fresh, fun print-and-teach materials for grades 8-12. Click here!
High School English
Parts of an argument essay - included in the Argument Essay Student Guide
Elaborate in opinion writing. Support your reasons by adding...
Argument writing anchor chart based on Toulmin Model -- good for persuasive speeches
If a student disagrees or wants to counter a claim, these sentence starters are a good way to keep the discussion engaging and positive.
What Works in 3-6
Literacy & Math Ideas: Argument Writing/Opinion Writing
Wonderful Writers: Ideas for Teaching Writing