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Interactive presentation plan for: Opinion Writing

Activity overview:

6 slides

What is the author trying to convince us to believe? How do you know?

The author's purpose is to ______ because the article says _______.
The author is trying to convince us that ________ because ______

In the sentence, "Well, I strongly disagree with the viewpoint that television is a waste of time," Salmaan tells exactly what his opinion is. He then gives us several reasons that support his opinion. What reasons does he give?

- Some reasons he gives are _____
-The reasons he gives are _______
-He supports his opinion by stating _______

In the sentence, "The use of animal experimentation should be recognized and accepted as a tool in saving lives," the author states his opinion clearly in and in one sentence. He then gives us several reasons for his opinion. What reasons does he give?

- Some reasons he gives are _____
-The reasons he gives are _______
-He supports his opinion by stating _______

What are some reasons the author gives to support her opinion that animal testing is cruel and unnecessary?

Some reasons she gives are ______________

Who do you think is the audience, or who is Emma writing to?

The audience is _______ because the article says ________
Emma is writing to __________ because she writes ________

What reasons does the author give to support the opinion that students should wear uniforms in public schools?

Some reasons are __________

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