101 Persuasive Writing Topics: Most are perfect for upper elementary! I used this last year and it was a great way to get kids writing quicker, instead of agonizing over what makes a good topic to persuade (not too controversial but not too universal).
#4 There are many topics you can use to create a strong persuasive essay. You can choose one of these topics or consider selecting a topic of your choice. All topics must be approved by the teacher. They must also be relevant and appropriate for a senior English classroom.