Make a classroom set of these Persuasive Writing and Argument Writing Cheat Sheets to help students understand the essential elements of the two types of essays. Then use a paired activity card to help them internalize the components of The Toulmin Model
Tug of War: Making Thinking Visible - an excellent resource for promoting engagement and higher order thinking skills! Useful as a warmup activity or closure to get students thinking about multiple historical perspectives.
Argumentative Essay Writing, Argument Writing How to Guide, Topics, Rubric CCSS