Writing Common Core
SchooDoodle teacher supplies has resources that cover writing Common Core. The Common Core State Standards promote teaching argument over persuasion. While persuasive writing appeals to the emotions of the audience, argument requires more logic and reason and is more in line with the kind of writing that students will be expected to do in college. The Common Core State Standards prescribe a focus on writing logical arguments based on substantive claims, sound reasoning, and relevant evidence. The following resources will enable teachers to expand the writing experiences they provide students and make argument a higher priority in the classroom.