Transitional Housing Programs For The Homeless Essay
Meganne K. Arnett
Unit 4 Assignment Worksheet
In the Units 3 and 4 Discussions, you created a thesis statement that offered a solution to a problem in your community or workplace. In this unit’s Assignment, you will revise and evaluate the effectiveness of that thesis using the Toulmin Model.
Part I: First of all, you will revise the provisional thesis statement that you generated in the previous unit Discussion. Make sure the thesis is concise (1–2 sentences) and includes two parts: a proposal for solving a problem and a reason that solution is needed. For more on creating effective persuasive thesis statements, review the following Writing Center resources:
● “Give Your Paper Direction: Developing a Strong Thesis Statement”
● “Writing a Thesis for a Persuasive Essay”
Write your revised two-part thesis statement here, and be sure to include a claim + reason (the “because” or “since” clause):
Due to the inflation of the homeless in the Adams County region, a transitional housing program should be set up to aid those who need a home, are trying to hold on to their home, or are in dire need of assistance with housing payments.
What type of claim does this represent?
I believe that the thesis statement that I composed is a "practical proposal claim." It is a narrow, concrete solution that may assist in helping a local epidemic.
Part II: Next, describe how you will use the…