Essay Writing Tip: "If you can't imagine dropping the mic after the final sentence in your essay, your conclusion needs to be stronger." – life hacks #1742 via 1000 Life Hacks
Recently, I began argument writing with the middle school students that I work with and have started opinion writing with my elementary students. Above is an example of the poster that I developed for our lessons. My first goal was to make sure that students know the parts of an argumentative essay. As I presented the poster, the students helped to generate ideas about how each part of an argumentative essay should be presented. We spent some time talking about writing good evidence. This is…
Argument Games - A Fun Way to Get Students Practicing Their Argument Skills!
5 argument games for creating arguments, counter-arguments, evaluating evidence and reasoning. #teachingargument #argument #teachingdebate #debate skills #secondaryargument #argumentlessons #argumentgames