A set of 10 ready to use worksheets with answers on persuasive writing.

After working with these worksheets students will be able to:

  • Gain knowledge of the persuasive techniques.
  • Apply authorial technique of persuasion to present arguments in speaking and writing.
  • Analyse author’s use of persuasive language and its impact in writing.
  • Demonstrate command of the conventions of persuasion in writing.

This download includes worksheets on:

  • Matching persuasive techniques with their meanings.
  • Using persuasive techniques to convince customers.
  • Identifying persuasive techniques used in a persuasive paragraph.
  • Choosing a topic to write a persuasive paragraph.
  • Demonstrating the skill of persuasion in writing.
  • Answering multiple choice questions on persuasive writing.
  • Identifying the elements and indicators of a persuasive paragraph.
  • Selecting a topic sentence that best introduces the paragraph.
  • Reading a persuasive paragraph to answer the given questions.
  • Thinking of creative titles for the given short persuasive paragraphs.

Here are some possible uses for these in your classroom:

  • To challenge early finishers
  • For effective tutoring
  • As ESL stations and sub tubs
  • As holiday work and homework
  • For small group collaborations
  • For an end of unit assessments
  • For reinforcement and enrichment
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Created: Feb 2, 2019

Updated: Mar 9, 2019


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