Argument
Literary Elements
What is it?
What is it #2?
Vocabulary
100

What is the last sentence of an essay or paragraph that summarizes the argument?

Conclusion

100

Setting

Where and when the story takes place

100

Southern Sudan, 1985

Setting

100

Jonas was on top of the mountain while the snow was falling all around him.

Setting

100

a basic part

element

200

What are details to support a claim?

Evidence

200

Plot

Everything that happens in the story. 

-All of the events

200

Salva needed to escape the war but he wanted to find his family.

Internal Conflict

200

Tim wanted to tell his father that Sam was back in town, but he didn’t want his brother to get in trouble.

Internal Conflict

200

an opinion based on known information

inference

300

What is the writer’s opinion?

Claim

300

Internal Conflict

A problem the character has with his or her self

- person vs. self

300

Salva went back to Sudan to build wells so that the people could have clean, fresh water.

Resolution
300

Redding, Connecticut; The American Revolutionary War

Setting

300

most important information in a text

main idea

400

What is a sentence that tells the reader what the paragraph or essay is about?

Topic Sentence

400

External Conflict

A problem a person has with another person or with an outside force

- person vs. person 

- person vs. nature

400

Jonas was chosen to be the next Receiver and he had to train with The Giver every day after school.

Plot

400

Texting is more efficient than talking on the telephone for various reasons.

Claim

400

study the vocabulary words on the review sheet. Slides are in Google Classroom.

apprehensive

overwhelm

sympathy

etc.

500

What is the part of an essay that uses evidence to prove that something is false?

Rebuttal

500

Resolution 

The solution to the conflict

500

He licked his lips and his tongue touched the suddenly chilled air.

Imagery

500

However, some might argue that texting is not an efficient way to communicate.

Counterclaim

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