Should the United States be a “Melting Pot” or a “Mosaic”? • Using all of the information we have gathered throughout this unit (non-fiction reading, videos, interviews, poems, photos, etc.) answer the question above. • 5 paragraph Argument Essay including Introduction, 3 Body Paragraphs (3 main reasons), Conclusion • Hint: In Argument Writing, your thesis statement introduces your claim (what you believe), and the 3 reasons you believe it.
Steps: • Graphic Organizer (your choice) Examples: web, outline, chart • Rough Draft (separate sheet of paper) • Revise/Edit • Final Draft (blue or black ink)
Turn In: • Final Draft (Blue or Black Ink) • Rough Draft • Graphic Organizer