1) Choose one of the four topics below.
2) Read some of the information – determine a CLAIM.
3) List four or five pieces of EVIDENCE to support your CLAIM.
4) Explain your REASONING. Tie it together with logic and reason. Use your brain.
WRITE ON EVERY OTHER LINE OF YOUR PAPER. WRITE LEGIBLY. PEOPLE WILL BE EDITING YOUR WORK.
TOPICS FOR YOU TO CONSIDER – CHOOSE THE ONE YOU FEEL MOST PASSIONATE ABOUT
Is social media good for society?
Should kids have to wear uniforms to school?
Should more gun control laws be passed?
Should people become vegetarians?
Assigned by the teacher:
TOPICS without Research – writing only. Choose one – Copy and WRITE YOUR CLAIM.
_________________ is a fabulous teacher.
_________________ is an important movie for middle schoolers.
Evidence: Things that you have observed.
Reasoning: Tie it together with reason