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What do we do on Fridays?
You will complete your assignment in your Interactive Notebook:
Read the brief article that is provided. Take notes on the RIGHT side of your notebook, do NOT write on the actual article.
Watch. Take notes on the RIGHT side of your notebook.
On the LEFT side of your notebook, WRITE:
Do you believe it should be against the law to use phones, iPods, or other electronics while crossing the street? Write a persuasive paragraph to explain why or why not. Remember a good persuasive paragraph has a topic sentence, supporting details, explanation, elaboration or examples, and a concluding sentence.
Topic Sentence: I do/don't think that it should be against the law to text, make calls, or listen to music while crossing the street.
Supporting Detail 1: One reason I feel this way is: ____________________________________
Explain, elaborate, or provide an example that supports your reason: ________________________
Supporting Detail 2: Another reason is: ______________________________________________
Explain, elaborate, or provide an example that supports your reason: _______________________
Supporting Detail 3: I also thing people should consider (give a 3rd reason): ___________________
Explain, elaborate, or provide an example that supports your reason: __________________________
Concluding Sentence: I'm sure you now agree with me that (restate your main idea in different words): ___________________________________________