Thomas Paine's "Common Sense" Activity

Thomas Paine's "Common Sense" Activity
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This activity challenges students to identify the argument techniques in Thomas Paine's "Common Sense" and subsequently craft their own similar argument using the same techniques. An excellent Common Core aligned acitivty. Package includes: annotated version of "Common Sense," a modern translation of the document, document questions, follow-up activity with accompanying rubric.
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