Ch 21: GACE Middle Grades ELA: Persuasive Writing Strategies

About This Chapter

Dust off your knowledge of strategies used in persuasive writing as you prepare to take the GACE Middle Grades ELA exam. After watching our lessons, you should be ready for exam questions on this type of writing and how to teach it.

GACE Middle Grades ELA: Persuasive Writing Strategies - Chapter Summary

This chapter's lessons look at a variety of techniques for writing persuasively, focusing on essay writing. As you study for the GACE Middle Grades ELA exam, these videos and lessons will help you review information on topics such as:

  • Writing a persuasive essay utilizing several sources
  • Identifying the components of a persuasive essay
  • Explaining claims, counterclaims, reasons and evidence in arguments
  • Appealing to the audience using logos, ethos and pathos

Our instructors have developed lessons that are enlightening and entertaining, filled with examples to illustrate their points. The instructors are available to help if you have questions. You can study on a computer or mobile device, watching the lessons and taking quizzes whenever you have a few minutes to spare.

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