Write a persuasive essay including data, evidence, and facts to support your side.

Read two or more contrasting informational texts including cross-curricular content

(E.g. science or environmental issues, history or political news) and write a persuasive essay including data, evidence, and facts to support your side. Include counterclaims and evidence and argue effectively against them.

Conclude with a viable action step based on reading and research. Sharing the findings in a multimodal presentation would enhance the impact of this selection.