Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text, including determining where the text leaves matters uncertain.Students will use evidence from a selection of texts from the unit to support a claim in an argumentative paper.
Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics or texts, using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence.
Students will write argumentative papers to synthesize information from a variety of texts from the unit.
Make strategic use of digital media (e.g., textual, graphical, audio, visual, and interactive elements) in presentations to enhance understanding of findings, reasoning, and evidence and to add interest.
Students will create podcasts and multimedia presentations to demonstrate understanding of important concepts from the unit.