W.4.1. Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons and information.

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Ages: 8 - 13
Sarah's "Why Picture Books are Important" Persuasive Essay-4th grade winner
From YouTube, produced by Barrow Media Center
This video features a winning essay from the Barrow Media Center persuasive writing contest.  The fourth grade shares her essay about the importance of picture books.  This would be great to show as an example of a thoughtful piece of opinion writing... [more]
September 13, 2012 at 12:08 PM
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Ages: 18 - 18
Elementary Student Blogs: Innovative Classroom Technology
From YouTube, produced by Fox News
In this news clip from FOX, Elementary students use innovative classroom blogging program with teacher Jon Schwartz to learn about writing, technology, graphic design, market awareness, search engine optimization, statistics, and internet publishing.... [more]
September 24, 2012 at 03:18 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
Persuasive Commercials
From teachertube.com, produced by Mrs Johnson
This classroom of students made commercials using different tools of persuasion.  A teacher could show the video pausing after each commercial to discuss whether the students were using stereotyping, repetition, endorsement, association, etc. (14:57)
Found by Mrs Jefferies in W.4.1
January 7, 2012 at 11:32 PM
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