Lesson 05 Preparing YourArgumentPreparing Your Argument Gra

Lesson 05: Preparing YourArgumentPreparing Your Argument Graphic OrganizerPositionAudienceIdentify and describe youraudience.ResearchWheredid you find this source?Howdo you know it is credible?Source:Source:Source:Chart,graph, infographic:WritingYour ClaimComplete the following sentence: I plan to provethat…Cross out ‘I plan to prove that.’ Whatremains is your clearly stated position.Complete the following sentence: This mattersbecause…Cross out ‘This matters because.’ Whatremains is your purpose for writing.Combine these two thoughts into one sentence;this is your claim. Your finalized claim:Identifyingthe CounterclaimComplete the following sentence: My claim statesthat…Cross out ‘My claim states that.’ Whatremains is your clearly stated position.Complete the following sentence: Some maydisagree with me because…Cross out ‘Some may disagree with mebecause.’ What remains is your purpose for writing.Combine these two thoughts into one sentence;this is your counterclaim. Your finalized counterclaim: