The POWER of Persuasion

Feder-Feitel, Lisa
October 2003
Scholastic Scope;10/13/2003-10/20/2003, Vol. 52 Issue 4/5, p24
This article presents information about persuasive writing techniques. Persuasive writing attempts to prove that something is true, or to convince the reader to accept a certain viewpoint. One can create their own advertisement in persuasive style by doing the following: Study the elements of a fake advertisement then create an advertisement of your own. Now, think about how to pitch this product or event to other kids and win them over. INSET: Serious Business.


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