Assignment: Essay 3 Comparison and Contrast Essay
Write a 1000-1200 word comparison and contrast essay. Choose a topic from the approved list. Your essay should have a clear thesis, three or more body paragraphs, and a conclusion to wrap up your main points.
Use the topic approved by your instructor for the Comparison and Contrast essay on the discussion board. All topics must be approved by the instructor. Any topic not approved will receive a zero for the assignment.
Remember to follow MLA format for submitting your paper. See Chapter 13.4
Mini Speeches are designed to give students the opportunity to practice their speaking skills without having an “audience”. Please see the instructions below:
Step 1: Choose ONE of the following questions below (please DO NOT use all of them) to be the basis of your mini speech.
reasons do you have to support your choice?
person? Finally, you are told you can only ask them one question…what would that question be?
sometime in your past or future, or even a sideways in time. Where would you go and why would you choose this time or place?
What would you do there?
get three wishes! What would be your three wishes and why would you wish for those three things? (Rule: You are not allowed
to wish for anything that would give you more wishes…you get three and only three.)
help the individuals who will open it up to understand what life was like during this year. What three items would you place in this time
capsule and why?
Step 2: Create a short speech that answers the question you chose. Utilize description with your answers.
Step 3. Create a short video (no more than 2 minutes) with you presenting your answer. No visual aids or audience required.
Step 4. Post this video. Please view the technical speech requirements below about posting videos.
Technical Speech Requirements: