Level 7 Unit 30
Writing Form: Persuasive Letter


Dear Dr. King: Letters from Today's Children to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
by Jan Colbert and Ann McMillan Harms
Letters from Memphis school children.
  Letters from Rifka
by Karen Hesse
Rifka flees Russia and writes to her cousin.


Brothers of the Heart
by Joan Blos
An exchange of letters from the 1830s.
  "Assembly Line"
from The Night Visitor and Other Stories
by B. Traven
An entrepreneur wants a Native American artisan to consider profit.


Rachel Carson
by Marty Jezer
In her book Silent Spring, Carson tried to persuade Americans about the dangers of pesticides.
  How to Write First-Class Letters
by L. Sue Baugh
Handbook for practical letter writing.



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