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Sample Prompts for the Argument Essay FRQ- AP government


Below are 13 samples, each of which includes:

  • A sample essential question which introduces the argument essay prompt on some area of government.
  • A draft prompt including three founding documents that could help shape the students’ arguments.

Students bored reading the founding documents?  Watch this cartoon on a 3-Step process that makes teaching them a little more fun. At the end, you can send an email to request helpful resources.

I used the process with Martin Luther King’s Letter From a Birmingham Jail and the Articles of Confederation

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