9 Writing Prompts You Can Use In Class Tomorrow
Defend or critique: Statistics lie.
Answer: How does math support critical thinking?
Respond: “The essence of mathematics is its freedom.” (G. Cantor)
Defend or critique: Science has limits.
Answer: What is most important about a scientific model?
Respond: “Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.” (M. Curie)
Defend or critique: Poetry is anthropology.
Answer: What is the most easily misunderstood difference between tone and mood?
Respond: “Literature is a luxury; fiction is a necessity.” (G.K Chesterton)