Chapter 2: Evidence

Chapter Overview

Learning Outcomes

In this chapter we will:

  • Review the information you gathered in Chapter 1 and use it to create your unique, purposeful reading.
  • Reconsider some of our old habits that prevent us from creating a focused reading.
  • Decide which observations will be included in your essay and create your essay blueprint.
  • Create a controversial claim that will focus your essay and give it purpose.
  • Develop the two-storey opening that will establish and focus your interpretive reading.



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