Ms. Bondra's 5th Grade Class

Persuasive Essay Outline


What do you feel strongly about? What would you change about your community or school? Well, you will have a chance to voice your opinion in this assignment. In a persuasive essay, a writer tries to persaude someone to do something!

You will need to follow these guidelines for this assignment:

*Include your goal, what you want your audience to do, in the introduction paragrpah along.
*Support your goal with strong reasons! Each supporting detail paragraph should have a strong reason and examples.
*Use positive confident langauge.
*The essay should be five paragraphs long.
*In the concluding paragraph, sum up your main points and call your audience to action!
*You will be researching your topic for facts to support your opinion. As a result, you will need to include a work cited page.
*The essay should have a title page.
*The essay should be double spaced.
*The graphic organizer, rough draft and final draft should be handed in together on the final due date.








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