NAPLAN Practice tests- thanks to Excel Education- taken from www.exceltestzone.com.au/
Model Persuasive piece- Written in response to the 2011 Year 7 Naplan Writing Test.
Elements or features of Persuasive Writing
Must be in Essay format- Introduction, 3 Body paragraphs and Conclusion
Written in present tense using formal language
Use directives or a call to action (at least one in the conclusion)
Use a range of persuasive techniques- rhetorical questions, statistics, alliteration, powerful verbs and adjectives, emotive language, emotional appeals, other forms of appeals and expert opinion.
CAT 3 Task Sheet
Notes for the Oral- Persuasive Techniques