Persuasive Speech Assignment
Students prepare and deliver a persuasive speech about a topic of their choice. Includes assignment, sample speech topics, and evaluation forms.
Writing Anecdotes: Teaching kids to use anecdotes in their writing
This lesson introduces anecdotes to intermediate elementary students. It shows them that anecdotes are more interesting than reasons. A mentor text example is included along with a prompt for them to use in writing their own anecdotes. ...