« Creating Digital Stories in Civics Class (Video) | Main | How to Prepare Students for Civic Engagement in the Digital Age (Video) »

Here Are Three Prompts to Get Students Engaged in Persuasive Writing (Video)

Youth Radio program leader and educator Teresa Chin introduces a writing prompt to help high school students in Oakland, Calif., brainstorm topics for a persuasive writing assignment about their personal experiences. She gives students a graphic organizer where they list topics they know about, care about, and wish other people would know about.


More on this topic:

Notice: We recently upgraded our comments. (Learn more here.) If you are logged in as a subscriber or registered user and already have a Display Name on edweek.org, you can post comments. If you do not already have a Display Name, please create one here.
Ground Rules for Posting
We encourage lively debate, but please be respectful of others. Profanity and personal attacks are prohibited. By commenting, you are agreeing to abide by our user agreement.
All comments are public.

The opinions expressed in Inspired Instruction: Videos From the Teaching Channel are strictly those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinions or endorsement of Editorial Projects in Education, or any of its publications.

Follow This Blog

Advertisement

Most Viewed On Teacher

Categories

Archives

Recent Comments