Persuasive Writing With Superbowl Commercials

My students LOVE to write, and they love technology… and they love T.V! So I figured we'd combine all three of these into a fun writing activity. I've always loved giving students writing prompts and promoting creative writing in writer's workshop, but teaching sometimes teaching the different techniques can be tough.

So, I am always looking to make the lessons fun for myself, as well as the students. What better way to teach Persuasive Writing then through commercials? AND Superbowl commercials to boot!