Writing assignment: 30 points total (Use middle school heading)
Due Date: Wednesday October 17th
Structure: 14 points
*Double spaced and Typed
*PRINTED (Not emailed)
Writing: 16 points
*Topic sentence – clearly states your position/opinion and tells me what question you are answering.
*Body – Develop your opinion. Do NOT give a laundry list of reasons why you support your opinion. Choose one reason that supports your opinion and DEVELOP it. Include writing that clearly reflects your opinion/supports your position.
*Concluding sentence – Should restate your topic sentence in different words
TOPICS ABOUT STREET ART/BANKSY…pick ONE and write your paragraph.
*Should Banksy’s artwork be available for purchase? Why or why not?
*Is the recently “self destructed” art MORE valuable because it’s been “transformed” by the artist? Yes or no?
*Is graffiti (the illegal kind) considered artwork? Yes or no?
(Click on the picture to view the news topic about Banksy and this piece of artwork that self-destructed at the auction.)