Opinion Writing: An Introduction

Curriculum support20 minsFREE

Key takeaways
An understanding of the purpose of opinion writing.
An overview of key persuasive techniques.
How to structure an argument.
Kitan CoxHost: As an experienced secondary English teacher, I have taught GCSE and A-Level English (Language and Literature), Media Studies, Extended Project Qualification, Critical Thinking and Drama in a wide range of educational settings in London and Surrey (outstanding secondary schools, academies and a further education college). I am also been involved in motivating students through extracurricular activities inside and outside of school. Additionally, I have a certificate in Life Coaching.

Do you want to improve your opinion writing skills? In this class, students will be guided through how to structure their opinion writing and how to make their writing stand out from the crowd. Students will walk away understanding the purpose of opinion writing and knowing key persuasive techniques. This class is aimed at students in Years 7 - 9 but is a great refresher to boost your writing skills!

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Safeguarding reminder:The safety of your child is of the utmost importance. All of our classes are pre-recorded to remove any concerns around live participation. For reruns of our past live classes, students' webcams and microphones were disabled and only the chat history, if participation was requested, is visible.

Suitable for:

This class is suitable for students in Years 7 - 9 or S1 - S3 or for any student wanting to work on their writing skills.

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:
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