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Unit 3, Lesson 2 Blue Team 12.2.14
The Essay Unit 3
Review What are the Big 3 you need to focus on while writing your essay? What are a couple of other tips?
Score Your Baseline Essay Reread your essay from September. Consult the scoring guide and explain why you received the score you received. What are two specific things you will focus on when you write your essay today?
Speed Essays Read the prompt In 2-3 minutes: I.Thesis that fully answers the prompt AND provides reasoning A.Reason #1 1.Example B.Reason #2 1.Example
Essay Exam! 25 minutes
Vocabulary Unit 3
Review Vocabulary Write an antonym for each of the following vocabulary words. See if you can do it without your notes. disdain cajole elucidate
Review Vocabulary Write an antonym for each of the following vocabulary words. See if you can do it without your notes. disdain: admiration cajole: discourage elucidate: confuse
9. proponent (noun) a person who argues for or supports something synonyms: advocate, backer, booster