Single Source Essay

                 Unlocked: Monday, June 10, 2019 12:00 AM CDT – Wednesday, June 12, 2019 11:59 PM CDT.  

Generating ideas is about observation and discussion. Think about what you do, see, or hear in social settings. Generate ideas on one of the two topics listed below for your Prewriting sheet, which is merely a tool to help you organize, not to turn in. I will get you started.

1. What contributes to the ease of disseminating and accepting fake news?

sensationalism–15 minutes of fame

no publishing standards

absence of other sources of information

2. What’s wrong with the idea of princesses?

makes women dependent

–on men

–on problem solver, i.e. fairy godmother

ubiquitous merchandising

If you need to “borrow” an idea from me or from a classmate, feel free.