I can locate information using the database SIRS relevant to the assignment.
I can include a lead that introduces the topic or issue and captures my readers’ interest.
I can include a clear thesis or claim statement that expresses my opinion.
I can identify evidence that supports my claim statement.
I can organize my notes to write an outline to support my claim statement.
I can include responses to readers’ concerns and counter-arguments.
I can cite evidence that is logically organized so that it supports my opinion.
I can write an argument paper to support my conclusion.
Then click on SIRS Issues Researcher