Ch 8: ISTEP+ Grade 8 ELA: Persuasive Texts

About This Chapter

Help your 8th grader learn the fundamentals of persuasive writing in preparation for the ISTEP+ Grade 8 ELA exam using the lessons in this chapter. This study guide chapter uses engaging and informative lessons to discuss the components of persuasive texts and provides self-assessment quizzes to evaluate for material comprehension.

ISTEP+ Grade 8 ELA: Persuasive Texts - Chapter Summary

Let your student use this study guide chapter to better understand the concepts of persuasive writing that will be assessed on the ISTEP+ Grade 8 ELA exam. The easy-to-understand format of these lessons guide the student through topics including:

  • Defining persuasive text and specific examples of persuasive writing
  • Format of argumentative essays
  • Usage of rhetorical devices, including antimetabole
  • Modes of rhetorical writing and examples of each

Eighth-graders can utilize the brief but useful lesson quizzes and chapter exam to assess readiness for these types of questions on the ISTEP+ Grade 8 ELA exam. Each quiz also has a corresponding worksheet that can be printed and used as a study resource. If the student has any questions regarding the topics in this chapter, instructors are always available to help.

Chapter Practice Exam
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