What do you feel strongly about? Is
there a wrong that you feel should
be made right?
Go to my WHS webpage and look at the document "Persuasive Topic
Ideas" or go to any news source if you need a place to begin.
Go to http://padlet.com/wall/m7x8ksmtvj and post your topic.
What are the elements of
Take 15 minutes to "Surf and Share"
definitions, examples, and ideas with
your classmates on Twitter using
#whatispersuasion #(your class period)
Remember to use your professional
(school) Twitter account.
Let's take a few minutes to
discuss what you have shared
with one another...
Think about what
elements this speech
How will you persuade others
to believe what you believe?
This is a good
explanation of the
elements of good
Use your topic to form your
thesis statement (argument).
Using the topic you chose and
noted on padlet earlier, go to
your blog and write your thesis
statement (argument). Then, in
one paragraph, express why you
feel strongly about this topic.
Before 9pm tonight, leave 1
paragraph comment on one of
your classmate's blog with your
opinion (how you feel) about
their topic. Only one comment
per blog so everyone gets one