A set of 8 worksheets to help introduce persuasive language devices.
In order to write an effective opinion piece, students must know how to use persuasive language devices successfully in their writing.
This set of worksheets will familiarize students with the following persuasive techniques:
- rhetorical questions
- personal pronouns
- emotive language
Answers for teachers are also provided.
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Common Core State Standards alignment
- Grade 3 > English Language Arts Standards > Writing > Text Types and Purposes > CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.3.1
Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons....
- Grade 4 > English Language Arts Standards > Writing > Text Types and Purposes > CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.4.1
Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons and information....
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