Questions about the two upcoming assignments?
Today we will look at the 2014 argument prompt (page 10). It’s a little wordier than usual, but that isn’t a terrible thing. With a partner, brainstorm how to approach this topic. Outline a possible essay that responds to this prompt.
Then turn the idea around and think about what the graders are looking for with this topic.
Now, let’s look at some student samples. Remember, these are not polished drafts, but timed writings. Here is the rubric for this question.
Homework- Two upcoming assignments.