The argument essay is a genre of writing that requires the student to investigate a topic; collect, generate, and evaluate evidence; and establish a position on the topic in a concise manner.
1. Write your essay based on the topics listed below or choose a topic of your own.
2. Your essay must be 5-7 paragraphs in length and in MLA format.
Suggested Argument Essay Topics

  1. Are the Web Filters at Your School Too Restrictive?
  2. Does Technology Make Us More Alone?
  3. Are You Distracted by Technology?
  4. Do Apps Help You or Just Waste Your Time?
  5. Do You Spend Too Much Time on Smart Phones Playing ‘Stupid Games’?