This is an engaging argument essay your students will want to write! Includes: writing prompt, prewriting, graphic organizers, outline, peer edit, rubric, and sources!
State and community colleges are publicly funded schools, and many argue that they should be tuition-free. This argument essay unit includes everything you will need to help your students write this essay.
Should state and community colleges be tuition-free?
This common core aligned argument essay includes everything you need from initial research on the topic to the grading rubric. This assignment is ideal for students in grades 9-12.
This zipped file contains all PDF documents:
- A teacher suggestion page
- An argument essay
- Textual evidence organizer
- Thesis graphic organizer
- Counterclaim graphic organizer
- Two different essay outlines
- Peer edit form
- 100 point argument essay rubric
- Fill-in-the-blank essay rubric
- A sources document with different, credible sources
This resource is included in a BUNDLE:
Argument Essay Unit - Student Choice #2 - Four Topics
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