6 Time to ReadUnderneath each paragraph on the first page, summarize the main idea in 3-5 words.Underline what is promised in the paragraph.
7 List at least three reasons. Overarching QuestionHow was feudalism effective,and how was it ineffective?List at least three reasons.
8 Start Writing Define and explain feudalism. State your position – make a clear argument.Acknowledge the other side with a possible example.Brainstorm examples.Use that example to support your argument.Use two other even stronger examples to support your answer.Include each example or quote AND then explain it.Conclude your paragraph.
9 Evaluate the WritingCircle social studies vocabulary terms correctly defined.Underline the thesis (the clearly stated argument).√ Put a check next to the part where the other side of the argument is addressed (v. acknowledged)Number each accurate, specific examplePut a star next to the conclusion?Grammar Check1, 2, 3
10 More on Examples Are the examples accurate? Are they explained? Are they supported from the Magna Carta or textbook facts? (not just personal opinion)
11 Overarching Question Have we changed? Is feudalism an effective and ineffective form ofgovernment? Why?
12 Do NowAs you watch the video, write down any examples or references in the video to the system of feudalism and knighthood that we have been discussing.Initial Do Now for 1/14