Friday, February 17, 2017

Due Tuesday Feb 21, Wednesday Feb 22

Tuesday
Writer's Workshop:  Exploring Writing Argumentative/Persuasive Essays and Op-Ed pieces
In your Writer's Notebook...
Select three of the topics that remain on your brainstorming list.
Write about the 3 issues/problems you’ve selected. For each topic, write down:

* Everything you know about this issue/problem
* Why it’s of concern to you
* Why it’s of concern to others
* What your stance is – what’s your debatable claim?

Examine what you know about each topic, your stance and how invested you are in each topic.

Wednesday
Week IV Reading for Sci-Fi Novel Group