Persuasive Writing

Persuasive Writing

Use these worksheets to supplement your persuasive writing unit. Includes a variety of worksheets and writing prompts for students.

Persuasive Writing Topics

Animals in the Zoo Member

Write a persuasive essay to show that you agree or disagree with the following statement: Keeping a wild animal in a zoo is inhumane.

School Uniforms Member

Do you believe students should wear uniforms to school? Write a persuasive essay in favor or against uniforms.

Cell Phones Member

Should cell phones be banned in schools? Students express their reasons for and against having smart phones in the classroom.

Facebook Member

According to Facebook's terms of service, you need to be at least 13 years-old to have a Facebook account. Do you think this is a fair rule?

Pizza for Lunch Member

Tell whether or not you think pizza should be served in the school cafeteria everyday.

Cursive Handwriting Member

Do you think all students should learn and use proper cursive handwriting. State your opinion and use details to support your point of view.

Pledge to the Flag (USA) Member

Do you think students in America should be required to say the Pledge of Allegiance at the start of each school day?

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Creative Writing Prompts

Write creative stories and thoughts based on these fun writing prompts.

Writing Story Pictures

Color the pictures and write creative stories to explain what's happening in each scene.

Writing Worksheets

Learn to write thank you notes and friendly letters. Also includes worksheets of figures of speech, editing, and writing projects.

Editing and Proofreading

Print editing wheels, proofreading bookmarks, and short passages for students to proofread.

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