TWILIGHT OPTION THREE

AN EVENING OF PERSUASIVE WRITING IDEAS

YEAR 2 – YEAR 6/7

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PROGRAMME

2.5 HOUR SESSION – STARTING TIME OF EITHER

3.00 / 3.15 / 3.30 / 3.45 / 4.00 / 4.15 / 4.30

The evening begins with two/three vocabulary development games. Alan then continues by explaining the thinking behind his ‘Teaching Outstanding Persuasive Writing’ book.

Following this Alan will explore (with many practical ideas) the following items:

  1. Simple but effective structural models for persuasive essays (including Aristotelian structural models)
  2. A continuum of ways to open and conclude persuasive essays
  3. A HUGE range of language features divided into lower order / middle order /  higher order
  4. Apps and websites to support persuasive writing
  5. ‘Unpicking’ before and after examples of pupils’ writing – exploring IMPACT

Alan will also consider persuasive adverts with material from his co-written book ‘The Ultimate Guide To Non-Fiction Writing’.

ALL PARTICIPANTS WILL LEAVE WITH A VAST RANGE OF PRACTICAL IDEAS

Contact us to book. Call 07789938923 or email [email protected]