Wearable gadgets, like the Apple Watch and Fitbit, are types of technology that used to only be included in futuristic movies and tv shows. Students will write a persuasive essay convincing someone to buy any wearable technology item.

Learning Objectives

  • (ELA-LITERACY.W.6.1) Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.
  • (ELA-LITERACY.W.6.1.A) Introduce claim(s) and organize the reasons and evidence clearly.
  • (ELA-LITERACY.W.6.1.B) Support claim(s) with clear reasons and relevant evidence, using credible sources and demonstrating an understanding of the topic or text.


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