Persuasive Writing: What Can Writing in Family Message Journals Do for Students?


  • Sep 4 2010 2:23 PM

    Mary Kay Monson

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This ReadWriteThink lesson shows children how they can use daily journal communication with families to serve their needs. By involving children in writing several messages with varied purposes, each related to school activities, this lesson helps students discover the power of writing and helps children work at making their messages clearer and more persuasive.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: TK/K to 2

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