Birth control and Abortion

Essay 1 (2-3 pages)—Using his or her topic selection, the student will select two credible articles on the Web. This essay will discuss the purpose, thesis, and supporting details presented in each article. Correct MLA format is required.

Grading Criteria (50 pts)

Typed in MLA Format​​​​​​​​_____/2.5
Meets the page requirements (2-3pgs)​​​​​​_____/2.5
Minimal grammatical and spelling errors​​​​​​_____/2.5
Uses proper MLA citations (works cited/intext)​​​​​_____/2.5

Introduction
​Introduces a topic​​​​​​​​_____/3
Introduces each article ​​​​​​​_____/3
Thesis explains purpose of assignment​​​​​​_____/4

Discusses the following information for article 1
​Identify purpose​​​​​​​​_____/2.5
​Identify thesis​​​​​​​​​_____/2.5
​Identify supporting details or main ideas​​​​​_____/2.5
​Identify intended audience​​​​​​​_____/2.5

Discusses the following information for article 2
​Identify purpose​​​​​​​​_____/2.5
​Identify thesis​​​​​​​​​_____/2.5
​Identify supporting details or main ideas​​​​​_____/2.5
​Identify intended audience​​​​​​​_____/2.5

Conclusion
​States which article is more trustworthy and why​​​​_____/3
​States which article best suits their audience and why​​​_____/3
​Summarizes and provides your opinion for best article​​​_____/4
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​​​​​​​​Total​​​_____/50

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