Writing to Persuade Minilessons to Help Students Plan, Draft, and Revise, Grades 3-8

ISBN-10: 0325017344

ISBN-13: 9780325017341

Edition: 2008

Authors: Karen Caine

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I love this book for all it teaches us about persuasive writing and for how it strengthens our understanding of this expansive genrehellip;. Having read it, I am wiser about teaching - and writing - persuasion. You will be, too. - Janet Angelillo Author of Writing About Reading and Writing to the Prompt Wow! Just Wow! Karen Caine's book on persuasive writing is both a day-by-day practical guide and an inspirational lesson generator. This book will change how you see persuasive writing, how you see your students, and, most important of all, how you see the world. Read it. Study it. Use it today! - Barry Lane Author of After THE END Writing to Persuade is your no-nonsense guide to teaching persuasive writing. It's filled with ready-to-use teaching for each stage of the writing process. Karen Caine packs her book with 6 units and 59 minilessons - and great advice on how to use them. Dive into an entire yearlong persuasive-writing curriculum. Pick out a favorite unit. Or dip in for minilessons that slot neatly into your existing units of study. No matter how you use Writing to Persuade, you'll find well-structured, teacher- and student-friendly lessons. From topic selection, to research, to writing, to editing and revising, you'll find effective instruction for every stage of helping students create successful persuasive writing. And with Writing to Persuade you'll introduce students to real-world genres such as letters, editorials, and advertisements. Caine even gives teachers advice and specific lessons on persuasive writing for standardized tests. Better yet, she saves you hours of prep time by including examples of high-quality persuasive writing from students as well as real-life examples culled from national sources that are ready to hand out during your lessons. Get ready for what may be the only resource you'll ever need on persuasive writing. Pick up Writing to Persuade. You'll help your students take a stand and discover the power of persuasion.
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Book details

List price: $35.63
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Heinemann
Publication date: 10/17/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 272
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.386
Language: English

Karen Caine is the author of, Writing to Persuade: Minilessons to Help Students Plan, Draft, and Revise (Heinemann, 2008) and a writing workshop consultant who works with upper elementary, middle, and high school teachers from across the US. Karen taught for 15 years New York City schools before becoming a district staff developer and an instructor at summer institutes such as the Teachers College Reading and Writing Project Summer Institute. She served as the Director of Curriculum at private school in Atlanta and taught in the Masters in Teaching Program at Oglethorpe University. She is a frequent presenter at NCTE, Literacy for All, ASCD, and other national conventions. In her presentations and classroom work, Karen gives teachers practical information and teaching strategies. The majority of her work focuses on: - helping teachers design clear, rigorous, and engaging lessons - teaching teachers how to have strong writing conferences that immediately lift the level of student writing - showing teachers how to help students become better at revising their writing. Karen specializes in working with teachers in informational and opinion writing.

Foreword
Units
Persuasive Writing Units
Minilessons
Minilessons for Reading Persuasive Writing
Minilessons for Collecting Ideas for Persuasive Writing
Minilessons for Selecting and Developing Ideas for Persuasive Writing
Minilessons for Planning and Drafting Persuasive Writing
Minilessons for Revising Persuasive Writing: Making the Argument Even More Convincing
Minilessons for Editing Persuasive Writing: Not the Same Old Thing
Minilessons for Publishing, Celebrating, and Assessing Persuasive Writing
Minilessons for Persuasive Writing on Standardized Writing Tests
Appendix
Additional Resources
Sample Writing Resources
Persuasive Writing Exercises
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