Choose any one Proposition, read about it on the web site, and watch the one minute film.
Research adds on the proposition you choose. Choose one ad that is pro and one that is con to explain your thoughts on the proposition. Please visit the Writing Task: Rhetorical Appeals to complete this portion.
Write one paragraph for each of the following 4 sections for a total of about 600-800 words.
Paragraph 1: Provide an overview of the Proposition (Do NOT copy and paste from the web site, but explain it in your own words.) Do not include your opinion here.
Paragraph 2: Explain why one would vote “Yes” and why one would vote “No” on the proposition based on the information on Cal Matters and the additional research you completed on the proposition itself. .
Paragraph 3 : Explain the truth behind the misleading ads that are circulating around the proposition. Use both ads as direct evidence to support you claims and explanations.
Paragraph 4: Conclude with an explanation on where you stand on the proposition and why. This is where you will include your opinion.
***Note: Include a Works Cited page to share your research. Refer to our class MLA guide and Source Citation guide for help.