My political point of view (argumentative essay)
Goal: To write an argumentative essay on a political question. Preparation:
(1) Choose your subject.
(2) Make a list of your main arguments. Literature homework help
(3) Make a list of some opposing arguments, and how you can answer them.
(4) Make a plan of your essay. Instructions for the first version: (to be finished by November 19)
Write a 600-750 word argumentative essay, presenting your perspective on a political topic that is important to you.
Remember to consider and anticipate possible objections.
The choice of subject is free.
–Your reasons for voting yes or no on one of the California proposals [even if the election has already taken place, the arguments are the same!] –
Your perspective on a controversial national topic, such as abortion, the U.S. election system, health insurance system, immigration, etc.
–Your point of view on an international subject or in another country [n.b. not Islam in France as you write about it for the other class!]
Instructions for the second version (to be finished by November 25):
Reading the teacher’s suggestions and advice, revise your essay and lengthen it to a final version of 750-1000 words. Literature homework help