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Writing to Support Your Opinion Directions: An author tries to convince a reader that his or her opinion is correct by giving evidence. Writers often use one of these four kinds of evidence to convince a reader: FACTS , EXAMPLES , QUOTES FROM EXPERTS , and REFERENCES / DESCRIPTIONS OF REAL EVENTS . Before writing your essay, brainstorm and research to fill out the chart below. Your audience will be much more likely to believe you! Use can use the facts from the course resources for your
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Unformatted text preview: for your information. FACTS EXAMPLES QUOTES FROM EXPERTS REFERENCES or DESCRIPTIONS OF REAL EVENTS Adapted from: Content Area Reading Graphic Organizers from William McBride, Ph.D. and Ronald Klemp, Ed.D., Just Read Coaches Conference, 2005. **Remember to make a video, power point or word document for your persuasive, factual PSA.**...
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