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The student will write persuasive text (e.g., advertisement, speech, essay, public service announcement) that establishes and develops a controlling idea, and supports arguments for the validity of the proposed idea with detailed evidence; and

Subject Area: X-Reading/Language Arts (former standards - 2008)
Grade: 8
Strand: Writing Applications
Standard: Persuasive - The student develops and demonstrates persuasive writing that is used for the purpose of influencing the reader.
Date Adopted or Revised: 01/07
Status: State Board Approved