Should Mammals Be Kept In Captivity? Sample Persuasive Essay


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This resource, from Scholastic's Teacher Resource page, features a student-written persuasive essay. Written by Sharon Banta, this first-place winning essay titled "Should Marine Mammals Be in Captivity?" can be used by teachers and students as a sample persuasive essay. There are also links to other Scholastic resources. This resource is referenced in the ReadWriteThink lesson titled "Persuasive Essay: Environmental Issues."

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    Grade: 6 to 8

    Topics: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies

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