Instructions: Create a new subtitle in your notebook titled “Argumentative Writing Hooks.” Watch the video lesson and take notes on the important tips and points made by the teacher in the video. You will be responsible for creating your own attention-grabbing hook in the argumentative paper you’ll be writing in conjunction with this lesson, so pay close attention for helpful ideas.
After you’ve watched this lesson, it is time to use your notes from the lesson as well as your research notes from the previous lesson to help you start writing. On a computer, begin writing your first draft. First, craft your engaging hook using the ideas presented in the explanation above, and then continue writing the first draft of your story. Be sure to refer to your prewriting plans to help you clearly explain your argument, organize your paper, and provide support for your opinion.
Watching this tutorial, taking notes, and writing your draft should take approximately 2 hours.