We found 34 reviewed resources for logical arguments
Develop Support for an Argument in Opinion WritingLesson Planet
5 mins 5th - 7th CCSS: Designed
This resource provides an excellent explanation of how to begin developing support for main ideas in a writing piece. Young writers will work through a step-by-step process of developing supporting details that serve to prove the topic...
Elaborate on Supporting Details by Writing Hypothetical DetailsLesson Planet
5 mins 5th - 7th CCSS: Designed
This is an essential skill of writing that many of our learners often forget! With this resource, your young writers will learn how to clarify or explain supporting details in order to connect arguments back to topic sentences and thesis...
Building Evidence-Based Arguments: Energy CrossroadsEngageNY
6th CCSS: Designed
How did Benjamin Franklin feel when he discovered electricity? He was shocked! Writers put their their argumentative writing skills to the test in the fourth and final unit containing five scaffolded parts that first explore an energy...
Writing with Technology - An Essay Exploring the Use of ArgumentLesson Planet
Getting your pupils to write an essay can be a challenging task. In this lesson, a problem posed by the teacher is the focus of the essay topic. They must use the word processor to compose, edit, and publish their solution to the problem...
Transition Words and Phrases: Road Signs for the ReaderLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Therefore! However! Furthermore! Explore the power of transition words and phrases. Signal your readers by suggesting the relationship between different thoughts or points. Help them demonstrate an understanding of word relationships.
House and Holmes: A Guide to Deductive and Inductive ReasoningLesson Planet
6th - 12th
Test your pupils' reasoning skills with several activities and a quick mystery to solve. Learners watch and analyze a few video clips that demonstrate reasoning in action, practice deduction with an interactive and collaborative...
Taking a Stand on Public PolicyLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Relate policy decisions to classroom activities. In order to prepare for a writing activity in which they will need to choose a side, learners are first given a sample policy for which they must choose yes or no and walk to the side of...
The Last Word: Using Critical Thinking and Analysis to Reach a DecisionLesson Planet
5th - 9th
Want to explore the process of writing a persuasive essay and tie it in with the upcoming elections? Class members use Venn diagrams and the hamburger model of persuasive writing to write a five-paragraph essay on elections and...
Telling Our Stories of Giving - Writing to PersuadeLesson Planet
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
After identifying the parts of a persuasive piece of writing, young writers explore different prewriting activities for the persuasive essay. They have the option to write a news article, personal narrative, or persuasive essay to...
Writing: Narrative, Expository, Persuasive, and DescriptiveLesson Planet
6th - 9th
If you are interested in having a basic framework for teaching expository, narrative, persuasive, and descriptive writing, this resource may help; however, you will have to find information on the different forms of writing to share with...
Argumentative Writing for 6-12 Social Social StudiesLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Help your learners create coherent claims, evidence, reasoning, and counterarguments. A PowerPoint presentation teaches them about the CER model and its role in their own writing. Pre- and post- surveys prompt pupils to identify their...