Controversies and/or Issues Worksheet/ Assignment

Controversies and/or Issues Worksheet/ Assignment
Controversies and/or Issues Worksheet/ Assignment
Controversies and/or Issues Worksheet/ Assignment
Controversies and/or Issues Worksheet/ Assignment
Controversies and/or Issues Worksheet/ Assignment
Controversies and/or Issues Worksheet/ Assignment
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Go to the library webpage and choose an issue from one of the following databases:
• Issues and Controversies on File
• SIRS
• Opposing Viewpoint
Choose two articles about the controversy/issue you picked. For each article, you will write the information requested on this form.
ARTICLE #

What is the controlling idea? _________________________________________________
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Summarize three key points: _________________________________________________
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Is the “expert” writing this article credible? Why or why not? __________________________
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ARTICLE # TITLE: ________________ CONTROVERSY: _________________

What is the controlling idea? _________________________________________________
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Summarize three key points: _________________________________________________
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Is the “expert” writing this article credible? Why or why not? __________________________
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Name __________________________

NOW: What is your position on the controversy or issue? Are you FOR or AGAINST the issue?
In a well-written paragraph of at least 23 lines, explain your position. Use quotations from the two articles read to support your position.
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