We will work several different styles of
writing over the course of the year. As the year goes on check here for
the current writing project guidelines and information about each style.
We use Process Writing in our class.
The steps are:
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ABC's of the Writing Process Website
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During the first week
or so of school you will produce a persuasive writing piece completely on
your own, without teacher help. This will be used as a starting
point for our persuasive writing unit. You will also receive the same
persuasive prompt at the end of the year so you can compare your beginning of
5th grade work to your end of 5th grade work.
Here are some sites that might help you
better understand persuasive writing: