Containing resources that present multiple sides of an issue, Points of View Reference Center provides rich content that can help students realize and develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues, and develop analytical thinking skills. The database covers over 400 topics. The content supports curriculum standards that ask students to analyze informational texts and hone their critical thinking skills.
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Reference Shelf: provides information and guidance for students conducting research for an essay.
Debate Scorecard: use this rubric to assess students in debates.