Paraphrase Activity – I Have a Dream
For this assignment, you will use Martin Luther King’s ” I Have a Dream” speech to help you practice the important rhetorical skill of paraphrasing. Be sure to address the following:
- State the purpose of the essay. Be sure to paraphrase the speech throughout your analysis.
- Describe one strategy for development of the speech that you can identify with or you think is effective.
- Explain why you think the strategy is effectively used in the speech.
- Incorporate at least one quote from the speech and properly cite the quote on the References page.
- Explain how you plan to use the development strategy in your Portfolio Project.
- Your written paper should be 2-3 pages in length not counting the required title and reference pages.
- You must accurately insert a quote in your analysis to provide in-text evidence from the essay or article you selected, and you must comment on the quote to demonstrate you are thinking in a critical manner.
- Your paper must be formatted according to CSU-Global Guide to Writing and APA Requirements.