Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Analyzing Arguments: Is Miley Cyrus Out of Control?

Is Miley Cyrus out of control? 

 Today's Learning Objectives  * Trace and evaluate the argument and specific claims in text. Determine a central idea of a text and how it is conveyed through particular detailsIdentify textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says.  


Analyzing Arguments: "Should Josh Become a YouTube Star?" Josh wants to start his own YouTube cooking series and become famous. His mom thinks he’s too young. Who makes the best argument? You decide. You can find the debate here. The assignment Analyzing Arguments - Scavenger Hunt can be found in your Language Arts folders.

Analyzing Arguments: "Is Miley Cyrus Out of Control?" Many are questioning pop star Miley Cyrus’s outrageous antics. But is she really out of control? Two writers face off on the debate. Who makes the best argument? You decide. You can find the debate here. The assignment Analyzing Arguments - Scavenger Hunt ("Is Miley Cyrus Out of Control?") can be found in your Language Arts folders.

Homework  (1.) Read your A.R. book at home for at least 30 minutes and make a Digital Reading Log entry using the new 4th Quarter Reading Log, which has been placed in your Language Arts folder(2.) Continue working on your 100 Word Challenge: Five Words (Week 30) story, which we will publish Friday, May 1(3.) Complete the  Analyzing Arguments - Scavenger Hunt and Analyzing Arguments - Scavenger Hunt ("Is Miley Cyrus Out of Control?") assignments.