7th Grade: Write one argumentative paragraph (at least 5 complete sentences) that answers this question:What is the most important contribution Mesoamericans gave to future societies?
Informational Text Response Assessment
- Close Reading; Read and annotate the Joe Louis Article
- Paragraph I - Short description, or main idea of the article
- paragraph II - Choose an interesting and relevant sentence or quote and explain how it relates to the main idea of the article
- The Authors Claim: "When Joe Louis fought the German Max Schmeling, it was the first time white America enthusiastically rooted for a black man." Does he make a valid argument in the article to support this claim? Please use textual evidence to support your answer.