Jean Auel’s 6th book now has a title and a publishing date, March 29, 2011. I am so excited! This is the press release. Not only will the book be release in hard cover on March 29, it will be release to ereader on the same day! The previous books will too! HAPPY DAYS! HAPPY DAYS!!!!!! HAPPY DAYS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Lots to think about persuasive writing before you teach your unit:
More ideas for persuasive writing: http://mallonmessages.blogspot.com/2010/05/writing-with-purpose-persuasive-writing.html
Mondo Publishing has many wonderful persuasive writing materials: http://writingeverydayworks.wordpress.com/2008/05/11/persuasive-writing-mondo-materials/
Lucy Calkins writes about Persuasive Writing in her short text books: http://writingeverydayworks.wordpress.com/2008/10/13/lucy-calkins-new-books/
Persuasive writing wikispaces: http://firstgradecce.wikispaces.com/Writing+-+Persuasive