Presentation on theme: "ELACC7W1. Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence. a. Introduce claim(s), acknowledge alternate or opposing claims,"— Presentation transcript:
ELACC7W1. Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence. a. Introduce claim(s), acknowledge alternate or opposing claims, and organize the reasons and evidence logically. b. Support claim(s) with logical reasoning and relevant evidence, using accurate, credible sources and demonstrating an understanding of the topic or text. c. Use words, phrases, and clauses to create cohesion and clarify the relationships among claim(s), reasons, and evidence. d. Establish and maintain a formal style. Due: Friday, Oct. 10, 2014 The final draft of this essay (recommended length 2 pages, 500 words) due at the beginning of the next class period. Also the prewriting and rough draft with corrections stapled to it.
The Giver In The Giver, Jonas was not assigned a job; he was selected. He was selected to be the next Receiver of Memory. The characteristics for a Receiver of Memory are intelligence, integrity, courage, wisdom, and the capacity to see beyond. When compared to the other job assignments, Jonas realizes that he has lost many pleasures due to his selection as the Receiver of Memory. Decide whether Jonas’s assignment as the next Receiver of Memory is an honor or a punishment. Support your ideas with evidence from the text to show its effects on Jonas.