Topic #1 : Should students wear school uniform? (yes! to make everybody equal)
Topic #2 : Can heterosexual men and women truly be friends with no hopes or expectations of anything more?(no there will always be some kind of interest)
1500 words min which demonstrates classical argument form (introduction arguments opposing views refutations and conclusion) concerning a debatable topic. Essays should have an appropriate introduction development and conclusion. Essays may utilize research sources which must be documented in MLA format (in-text citations and
Works Cited page)
I. Introduction: Hook – Get readers attention Thesis : State your position concerning your argumentative topic II. Your Arguments (60% – 80% of your essay) Facts details analyses examples evidence to support your position III. Consider Opposing Views* (Section III & IV: 8%-15% of your essay) Fairly represent other views on your topicIV. Refutation (Arguing Against) Opposing Views V. Conclusion ? Restate argumentative position and expand or finalize topic
–> Opposing Views are reasons held by those who dont agree with you about WHY your argumentative position is not corrector is not the best position on your topic. An opposing view is not simply the opposite position.