Your high school students will enjoy researching, writing, and debating about controversial issues in this argumentative essay project.
This download includes everything you need to assign a controversial issues essay to your students!
This file includes:
Essay Assignment Sheet
List of More than 50 Controversial Issues
List of Rhetorical Devices
List of Logical Fallacies
Organizers for a Mini Classroom Debate
Multiple Brainstorming and Researching Organizers
Essay Writing Organizers
Essay Outlines for a 5-Paragraph Essay
Essay Outlines for a non 5-Paragraph Essay
Looking for more instruction and guidance for your students?
Essay Writing Unit: Teach Your Students to Master the Essay
Introduction to Argumentative Writing: a CCSS aligned mini-unit
Argumentative and Persuasive Writing Strategies: Ethos, Pathos, Logos
Understanding Logical Fallacies - CCSS aligned