The Writing test has changed. Our Goal is to make a PERFECT 10. Informative Persuasive/argumentative analytical. You will read something, then you will use what you’ve read to guide your writing. Analytical Writing.
Our Goal is to make a
We will become experts at reading something, making a claim about it, and then supporting our claim.
In academic writing, an argument is usually a main idea, often called a “claim.”
It is backed up with evidence (proof/quotes) that supports the claim.
Example Claim- Mildred Taylor uses man versus society conflicts in The Land in order to reveal the corruption in the South.
-to break apart into parts; to study the inner relationship between the parts
To analyze text means…
-to break the text into parts (the parts are college prep layers)
-to write about how one part relates to another part
Man vs. society conflicts are used to show the discrimination and social taboos of the Post Civil War South in Mildred Taylor\'s book, The Land.
important part of The Land.
When Paul stumbles across the land, he rushes to Hollenbeck to try and buy it, but, "JT Hollenbeck was not interested in selling the land no matter what color I was" (p. 116).
you’re gonna do with a horse like that?”
This confrontation sparks Paul\'s realization that he doesn\'t fit in in either societies.
Paul is treated bad because
he is black.
Paul knows that he can\'t change society so he needs to change himself.
These views and taboos snake their way into Paul\'s home causing a man vs. man conflict between him and Mitchell.
shows how Paul faces this discrimination
with determination as he advances
towards his goal.