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Debate (ES 1, 2, 3, 4)

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  • Debate (ES 1, 2, 3, 4)<table class="s_table s_table_border"> <tbody> <tr> <td><br /> <p><img src="$IMS-CC-FILEBASE$../resources/discussion_57263b7adbaf6.jpg" alt="" width="276" height="276" id="" title="" /></p> </td> <td> <p style="line-height: 16.8px;"><span style="font-size: 14px;">Please read all the directions below. This discussion is a little different and will require more from you.</span></p> <p style="line-height: 16.8px;"><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong><span style="font-size: 14px;">Directions & Point Breakdown:</span></strong></span><br /><br /><span style="font-size: 14px;">Spell check your post before submitting and keep all posts academic. Though this is social, it is still considered a formal setting.</span><br /><br /><span style="font-size: 14px;">Your initial post is worth 1 point. You will be graded on grammar, spelling, and thoughtfulness of response. To make your response thoughtful, use the PEA Method. State your point, provide evidence to support it, and tell us why your evidence proves your point.</span><br /><br /><span style="font-size: 14px;">You can earn a half point (for a total of 4) for posting 6 more times in the discussion board.The posts can be questions, rebuttals, or thoughtful comments.</span></p> <p style="line-height: 16.8px;"><span style="font-size: 14px;">NOTE: Any additional posts will earn you extra credit for a maximum total of 2 extra credit points. This means you can bring up an assignment a full letter grade!</span></p> <p style="line-height: 16.8px;"><span style="font-size: 14px;">Posting "I agree" or a 1 sentence response will not earn your credit. You'll need to explain your thoughts thoroughly.</span></p> <p style="line-height: 16.8px;"><span style="font-size: 14px;">In addition I should see you responding on the discussion board EVERYDAY.</span></p> <p style="line-height: 16.8px;"><span style="font-size: 14px;">All responses, will be graded according to the attached rubric.</span></p> <p style="line-height: 16.8px;"><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong><span style="font-size: 14px;">Debate Question:</span></strong></span></p> <p style="line-height: 16.8px;"><em><span style="font-size: 14px;">Are social networking sites good for our society?</span></em></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table>