Persuasive or Argumentative Essay

Aim: Which financial planning video is the most effective?
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Grading Rubric:
http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/lesson_images/lesson405/PersuasiveWritingScoringGuide.pdf


R.A.F.T.

R- Role of the writer
A- Audience to whom the product is being directed
F- Format of the product being created
T- Topic of the product
Example: Pretend that you are an ant trying to convince a young boy not to step on you. (R- ant, A- young boy, F- verbal plea, T- convincing the boy not to step on you)

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You will be writing a report on Financial Planning. You will be giving advise on what someone needs to do to become financially successful. Use our financial planning page for information and cover the topics in all six units.
R - Your role is: FINANCIAL ADVISOR
A - Your audience is: anyone looking for financial advise
F - You writing format is: an organized report with a title, headings and sub-headings
T - Your topic is: Financial Planning
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