Incorporating Evidence into Your
When Should You Incorporate Evidence?
Once you have formulated your claim, you
should use evidence to help strengthen your
argument(s) and any assertion you make that
relates to your topic.
Here are some way
Why evaluate a text
You must do more than find texts on your topic
you must also examine these texts carefully to
make sure they are both relevant for your
purposes and reliable.
This has always been essential for studen
Four Main Components for
This ppt describes why outlines are useful,
what types of outlines exist, suggestions for
developing effective outlines, and how outlines
can be used as a strategy for writing.
It is important when you write your assignments for WRS 062 that your writing can be, according to Clanchy and Ballard
(1992), cited in (Jordan, 1997: 244): 'objective' not 'subjective', 'intellectual' not 'emotional',
Categorizing skills are important to critical thinking as they enable you to sort information into appropriate groups and
recognize which information has relevant connections to other kinds of information. In critical analysis, this helps you
Formatting and Style
What is Chicago?
What does Chicago regulate?
Stylistics and document
You must list all the sources you have referred to in your
report. If you do not correctly cite your sources and
include their details in the reference list, you may be
given a fail grade.
You must reference
all your sources
You are now in a position to think about the overall plan of your report.
This is known as the outline.
It is like drawing up the plans for a new house.
Not only will it show its overall structure, it will also
WRS 062 CRITICAL READING
For each statement below, circle:
A If this is consistent with what is said in the passage or follows logically from the information given.
B If this is not consistent with what is said in the passage or does not follow logically