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Persuasive Speech and Writing


Listen to three great speeches and have students write down "persuasive words" and the variety of tones used to help make the speakers' words come to life. Great intro. to speech writing activity!!

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sherylcampbell Posted by: sherylcampbell Mimio Master

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Thank you!

I focus on persuasive writing almost exclusively in my ACT prep writing class. This looks like an excellent activity to start my students thinking about how words can persuade. Thanks!

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