Part 1- The survey- just put a copy of your survey here.
Part 2- Intro- less than 50words
My Good Idea For The School is……
Part 3- The Problem- MAKE A LIST using bullets
5 facts you found out from your survey
2 or 3 facts research with citation
Part 4- The Cause—MAKE A TABLE
Place your “problem facts” in the table below to show the causes. Do 3-4 facts with 5-8
causes and explanations.
NOTE: THIS IS ALL MADE UP!!!
Fact (You will Possible causes Explanation of the relationship between the
get these from problem and the cause.
FACT 1- My survey- With so few coaches with an education themselves,
the emphasis on education is lost and the focus
According to Only 34% of the school becomes the sport and winning. The coaches do not
my survey, coaches have a high even check student athletes’ grades because they
86% of school degree. think grades are not as important as sports.
least 1 F. (This
fact would also
be in my Part
Source 1- Principals feel pressure to have successful sports
teams. This may outweigh the problems some
A former high school students athletes are having with grades. The
principal stated, “My community does not get as excited about high test
popularity as a scores or GPAs as they do a football game.
principal in the
community was highly
dependant upon the
number of games we
lost and won.”
FACT 2- My survey- Students at our school should be prepared for
college academic work and will not be because they
According to 18% of athletes in the have never had accelerated courses that would
source 3, 45% school are in honors or prepare them. They will be in college with work
of students Advanced placement that is too tough and a practice schedule that takes
who go to courses up time and end up failing classes.
school on an
Source 2 The tutors for the athletes possible end up doing
the work for the athletes by paying them on the
Many colleges give side. This eventually catches up with the student
student athletes free athletes when they have to do written exams and
tutoring. These are not prepared. The student athletes start to lose
programs pay tutors a their focus on their academic work because the
large amount of money university gives them easy ways to pass.
to work with the
Part 5- The Solution
a) FYI facts-
3 facts survey
2 facts research with citation
b) Steps to the solution including resources (money and people)
c) Ideal outcome
Students will___________ because ________________.
d)Possible problems- LIST
EXTRA CREDIT: DO YOUR SUBSTANCE OF ARGUMENTS EXCERCISES (1-6)FOR YOUR GIFTS