Lesson 5: Going Deeper: Logical Fallacies
In this lesson students will learn about logical fallacies, how to identify them and how to avoid them in order to strengthen their own writing.
Delineate and evaluate the argument and specific claims in a text, assessing whether the reasoning is sound and the evidence is relevant and sufficient; recognize when irrelevant evidence is introduced.
Critique arguments for credibility
Develop claims and counterclaims while pointing out the strengths and limitations of both.