ARGUMENTS IN 10 LESSONS
Reading, Analyzing and Writing
Reproducible activity book
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Anchored by handy graphic organizers, these skills-based lessons focus on how to read and analyze an editorial or opinion article, develop arguments when writing an essay, and strengthen and enrich the argument-writing process.
Topics include recognizing and evaluating claims and evidence; determining argument audience, context, and purpose; drafting introductory and concluding paragraphs, developing body paragraphs; and considering counterclaims. Also comes with reprints of three editorials from major newspapers, samples of completed graphic organizers, implementation tips, and suggested activities. Correlated to Common Core standards.
8½" x 11"