Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - Write a 5 paragraph argumentative essay about one of the following prompts.
3-5 sentences a paragraph
4th paragraph is the counterclaim (why others oppose your side).
Rough draft of 5 paragraphs due at the beginning of class tomorrow.
- Your principal has asked students to suggest a school rule that should be changed. Think of one rule that you would like to have changed. Write a letter convincing your principal that this rule should be changed. Be sure to support your opinion with convincing reasons and evidence.
- Your school principal is considering a new policy that will require all students to wear uniforms. What is your position concerning this issue? Write a letter to your principal stating your position and supporting it with convincing reasons. Be sure to explain your reasons in detail.