Two summaries of 912 sentences each
Please use a different essay to work on for each summary.
Choose one essay from list A and another essay from list B below. Remember, you may only choose an essay once.
Write two short summaries of no more than twelve sentences each, one on your List A choice and one on your List B choice.
End each summary with a Works Cited or a References page.
Write your summary in present tense.
Keep your tone neutral because a summary should not reflect your opinion.
Give each summary a title.
Double space your summaries.
List A Expository Essay Choices
List B Argumentative Essay Choices
Newfoundlandese, If You Please,
by Diane Mooney
Enough Already, Its Time to Decriminalize Prostitution,
by Patty Kelly (Note: AOW incorrectly uses “We” instead of “to”)
A Scientific State of Mind,
by Jane Jacobs
What We Are Fighting For,
by Rex Murphy
I Was a Teenage Hijabe Hockey Player,
by Shema Khan
The Environmental Crisis: The Devil is in the Generalities,
by Ross McKitrick
The American Character,
by Morris Berman
A Solution to the Climate Problem,
by James Hansen
Murderous Martyrdom: Religion or Politics,
by Karen Armstrong
The Ways of Meeting Oppression,
by Martin Luther King, Jr.