GC304 – Comparison Thinker – Justification with Argumentation Skills (Journal Entry)
GC304-S3 – Justification with Argumentation Skills – Justification with Argumentation is to state and defend an opinion on a critical question using reasoning and argument based upon evidence. Using a three step process, Alexa or Instructor will lead students, individually, with a partner or small group, to respond with a written opinion to the Critical Question from the lesson. Students will begin by writing that it is their opinion that so and so. Then, students will compile and write what evidence they have to support their opinion. Next, they will describe an opposing view on their paper, noting how these two opinions compare and contrast. Last, students will share their response, if requested.