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Finishing The Great Gatsby Discussion (ES 1, 4)

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  • Finishing The Great Gatsby Discussion (ES 1, 4)<p style="text-align: center;"><iframe src="" width="560" height="315" frameborder="0"></iframe></p> <p style="margin-top: px; margin-bottom: px;"><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><span style="font-size: 14.0pt;">Directions & Point Breakdown:</span></span></strong><span style="font-size: 14.0pt;"><br /> <br /> Spell check your post before submitting and keep all posts academic. Though this is social, it is still considered a formal setting.<br /> <br /> Your initial post is worth 2 points. You will be graded on grammar, spelling, and thoughtfulness of response. <em>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.</em><br /> <br /> You can earn 2 more points (for a total of 4) for posting 2 more times in the discussion board. The posts can be questions or thoughtful comments.<br /> <br /> 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="margin-top: px; margin-bottom: px;"><strong><span style="font-size: 14.0pt;">Questions:</span></strong></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-size: 14.0pt;">1. Do you think Fitzgerald supported his argument well? Why or why not?<br /></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-size: 14.0pt;">2. A great writer can be the voice of a generation. What kind of voice does Fitzgerald provide through Nick and Gatsby? What does this voice tell us about the concerns of their generation?</span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-size: 14.0pt;">3. If you were the voice of your generation, what would be your most important argument to make? Would you convey your argument in a novel, speech, or essay? Why?<br /></span></p>