Writing Persuasive Texts Complete Lesson – The Boy in the Dress

Complete Lesson on Writing Persuasive Letters, Related to The Boy in the Dress by David Walliams

This download includes a complete, lesson on the seventeenth chapter of the book The Boy in the Dress by David Walliams. Children will read and discuss the chapter. There is a PowerPoint to explain the activity and then practice persuading each other. Children can then plan and write their own persuasive letter. There is also a short chapter summary sheet for children to complete to reflect on the chapter read. You will need a copy of the book The Boy in the Dress; everything else needed is included in this download.

This download includes:
- Full and detailed lesson plan
- PowerPoint slides for the lesson
- Word prompt sheets
- Writing frame
- Chapter review sheets

This is the seventeenth chapter in my Boy in the Dress series of lessons, the first is here

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Created: Mar 20, 2017

Updated: Feb 22, 2018

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