Evolving your RA Argument

Evolving your RA Argument

In this workshop, students apply the Evolving Thesis method to their RA pre-write, using the pre-write as a foundation to develop their first working thesis. 

Activity Title: Evolving Your RA Argument
 
Author: Jennifer Stonaker
 
Course: PWR 1
 
Activity Schedule: Week 2
 
Activity details: In this workshop, students apply the Evolving Thesis method to build and strengthen a thesis for their rhetorical analysis essay.   See the student-facing handout for more details; the handout also contains a detailed explanation of the Evolving Thesis method.
 
Additional notes from Jenne: Thanks to Donna for introducing me to the Evolving Thesis method! You can read more about the method in Writing Analytically by David Rosenwasser and Jill Stephen.