*Updated to include new article in Lesson 5**
A combination of mini-units (Comprehending Informational Text, Evaluating Arguments, Research and Citations, and Argumentative Text Research Project), this will help your students understand and write argumentative texts.
Throughout the unit, students will analyze many texts for central idea and relevant details, evaluate claims and evidence, research print and electronic sources, and write their own argument using MLA style citations.
Included in the unit are:
-11 lesson plans
-links to articles used
-printables to go with certain lessons
-project instructions and rubrics
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