Why Leaves Turn Color in the Fall.pdf
read the following essay posted.
Next, write 3 paragraphs according
to the instructions below.
your Reading Response, please include the following:
1. In the first
paragraph, introduce the title of the essay that will be addressed in your
response paper by including the full title of the reading assignment italicized
as well as the author’s full name.
Also in the first
paragraph, discuss the writer’s background briefly. Who are they, what are
their credentials, and what is their purpose in writing this piece?
Lastly, in the first paragraph include a
discussion of what the writer is trying to prove, main point of the essay. Quote a specific sentence from each essay
that you believe best represents the main idea and identify it as the main
point of the essay.
2. In the next paragraph, include your overall opinion
of the essay and analyze the content. Be sure to quote the essay sufficiently
in this paragraph. Consider the rhetorical appeals that are used in the essay. Does
the author appeal to his audience's intellect, emotions, or both? What sort of
hard evidence does the writer use to support his/her points? Does the writer
address counterarguments fairly? Provide
examples in the form of several direct quotes. In addition, evaluate the tone of the essay. How
does the tone affect you as a reader?
the last paragraph, discuss some of the important concepts that you learned
from reading the essay or discuss your previous knowledge of the topic. Include personal experience with the topic or
personal thoughts about the topic in this last paragraph.
of Reading Response papers will be based on the following:
• Content: Questions answered, ideas, originality,
• Form: Grammar, punctuation, capitalization, spelling,
word usage, organization, paragraph structure, and transitions
type this paper in MLA format.
not number or bullet answers.
your paper “Reading Response 2”
Responses should be 2 pages long, so include a Header and page #.
do not need to use in-text citations for this assignment.
do not need to include a Works Cited page for this assignment.