Category Archives: Teacher Resource

Academic Arguments

Provide students with a basic understanding of how academic arguments are structured.  Show how opinions can be formulated into academic arguments. Use the worksheet in Student Resources to give students practice formulating academic arguments.

Writing Workshop: Researching

Use the three workshop activities to help students analyze research papers and how they are constructed.  The workshop helps teach them about citations and how they serve readers; the use of students’ ideas, paraphrase and quotation; and the structure of research papers.