Identify 3 passages that you agree and/or disagree with and explain why?
Essay Prompt: Watch & Read “How To Raise a Black Son in America” by Clint Smith and write a response to the following question: What does Smith’s poem “How To Raise a Black Son in America” reveal about growing up as a black boy in America? In what ways are the parenting tips similar or different from the tips you’ve received growing up? Identify 3 passages that you agree and/or disagree with and explain why? Be specific. Cite the time stamp and use direct quotes.
1. Minimum 350 words.
2. Must have intro with thesis, at least one body paragraph with evidence (a minimum of two direct quotes from the text) & explanation, and a conclusion that illuminate your position.
3. MLA Format
Link to TED talk video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Us70DN2XSfM