8/21, 22. Pre-Assessment Review. Please resume working on your TPCASTT over “The Seafarer”. Bellringer.
Please resume working on your TPCASTT over “The Seafarer”.
ELACC11-12L1: Demonstrate command of the conventions of Standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
ELACC11-12L2: Demonstrate command of the conventions of Standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing
ELACC11-12W1:Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics or texts, using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence.
ELACC11-12W4: Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
How can students provide enough supporting evidence to successfully present an argument?
Read and analyze Queen Elizabeth’s “Speech to the Troops at Tilbury.” Then, argue your position regarding a woman’s capability to lead a nation during times of war and/or peace. Consider both the text and your own personal ideas and experiences in forming your position and supporting your argument.
Use the speech to foster an argument about women in general.
Choose a side (positive/negative)
Include supporting details for your arguments.
She lead her country in the best of time and the worst of time.
She stop at nothing to defend her country.
Her had the ability to lead her country.
It all depends on what kind of woman we are talking about?
A woman is too emotional to do all the things that need to be done to rule a country.
A man knows all the right stuff to do when planning an attack on Spain.
Create a written brainstorm based on the following possible writing test prompt:
Writing Situation: Many professional athletes earn millions of dollars each year while teachers, nurses, firefighters, and law enforcement officers earn much less per year. Is it fair that professional athletes earn such high salaries compared to these public servants? Why? Why not?
Directions for Writing: Write your opinion to the editor of the local newspaper. Include reasons and evidence that will convince the newspaper subscribers to support your position.