In-class assessment: Students cold read and cold write on two opposing viewpoints.
Students will be required to annotate, cite evidence, paraphrase evidence, and synthesize paraphrased evidence in order to create an argumentative sentence that accomplishes the checklist below.
☐ includes the appropriate proper nouns (author)
☐ uses argumentative Verbs = argues, suggests, asserts, claims
☐ maintains 3rd person
☐ uses paraphrased textual evidence to get to a main idea/argument/thesis.
☐ is a single sentence