Persuasive Power!

Senior School
19 Jun 20

In English, Year 5 have been coming to grips with the power of persuasion and identifying and applying persuasive writing techniques. Emotive language, anecdotes, exaggeration, and rhetorical questions are writing skills used to draw the reader in and convince them to change their mind.

Along with punctuation and vocabulary chosen for effect, imagery to attract attention and research into the positive effects of lockdown on the environment, Year 5 have shared their persuasive writing powers. Will their persuasive powers impact your opinions?