Learning Objective: The Declaration of Independence and the idea that equality is the bedrock of a republic are examined.
Write an opinion editorial to respond to the ideas expressed in the articles by Williams below. Present a persuasive argument in which agrees or disagrees with the author. The op-ed can be written in the first person and include anecdotal evidence. It should be a persuasive argument using the reading materials below, including the Declaration of Independence, to support your position. Define and anchor your thoughts within the context of equality of opportunity.
Citations must include the Declaration of Independence and two more of the readings below, as well as one citation from a previous reading.
This week’s readings: