Civil Rights - how to answer interpretation question

  • Created by: Alasdair
  • Created on: 08-06-17 21:03
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  • Civil Rights interpretation question
    • Timing
      • 45-50 minutes
    • Intro
      • Brief context
      • Outline briefly argument of each passage relating it to question
      • Make a judgement of which one is most accurate in terms of answering the question
    • Para 1
      • Brief line describing overall argument and relate it to question
      • Quote source but do not use it to answer question
      • Explain why it is convincing
        • Use your knowledge to explain why it is correct
      • Explain why it it isn't convincing
        • Use your knowledge to explain what it doesn't say (which is linked to passage)
      • Mini-conclusion with judgement
      • Explicitly state if a point is in line with current commonly held viewpoint among historians
    • Para 2
      • Brief line describing why passage is more/less convincing than other one and its argument
      • Quote source to make points but not to answer question
      • Explain why it is accurate
        • Use your knowledge
      • Explain why it is less convincing
        • Use your knowledge
      • Where possible, compare passages directly
      • Explicitly state if point is in line with current commonly held historical
      • Mini conclusion with explicit judgement
    • Conclusion
      • Briefly summarise argument explaining why one is more convincing than the other

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