Category Archives: persuasive essays

Argument Essays

6th Grade We learned about conjunctions and identified them in sentences.  We also worked on a class essay on the positive effects of competitive sports after completing a class debate on the topic.  We will start researching our own argument topics … Continue reading

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New Year and New Novels

6th Grade We started a new class novel called Drums, Girls, and Dangerous Pie by Jordan Sonnenlick. It is the story of a boy named Steven who seems to have a normal life, but he has an annoying younger brother. We just … Continue reading

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Power in Persuasion

The 7th graders have been working on persuasive essays for the last few weeks.  It has taken some time, but the results have been quite impressive.  We started off talking about what “persuasive essays” consisted of and what types of … Continue reading

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