Mr Thomas — Lynden Christian High School English
Looking at Heroes this week, we have studied a few texts related to heroism:
We have also looked at writing a 3-C Reader Response Paragraph and touched on Rhetorical Modes.
In an effort to dig for our stories, this week, think about all you have encountered (all the voices) and answer the following prompt:
Describe the typical hero (as seen through these texts), explain what motivates them (internal/external), and is this the kind of person you would follow (what would be different in your definition)?
For this, you will be using two primary Rhetorical Modes:
This should be the pattern of your paragraph:
- Argument — the claim you are going to try and prove (first sentence)
- Example — illustration from the texts
- Description — clarifying details of your Examples
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