9th Grade Criteria for the Common Core Essay: Nature vs. Nurture
Are humans more influenced by nature (genes) or nurture (environment)?
· Write a persuasive logical argument that addresses the above question.
· Four quotes minimum from all the sources
· Four source minimum
· MLA format
· Works Cited page
· Six paragraphs
· 1,000 words
· The introduction must include a thesis statement with a clear viewpoint on the issue.