Align with the Strongest Position

Align with the Strongest Position

Align with the Strongest Position Feb 19, 2018 | [Writing] Persuasive and argumentative writing tasks typically begin with students announcing which side they agree with. This is before reading, researching, or even considering all possible perspectives. This might...
Distinguish "Reasons" from "Evidence"

Distinguish "Reasons" from "Evidence"

Distinguish “Reasons” from “Evidence” Sept 19, 2017 | [Writing] FAQ: How do you help students distinguish between “reasons” and “evidence”? ANSWER: When preparing to write an opinion, persuasive, or argumentative piece,...