_____ Unique and creative title that relates to the objects and/or what you value
_____ Introduction that makes a statement or raises the question about the concept of values, what is valuable, or how value is determined
_____ Rich description utilizing present tense action that shows the first object/priceless moment
_____ Rich description utilizing present tense action that shows the second object/priceless moment
_____ A section where the author compares, contrasts, and explains how the objects are similar and different and how and why they are valuable to the author
_____ A concluding section where the author thoughtfully considers and states how he or she defines value and what he or she finds truly valuable
_____ Overall length of 700-900 words
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The "Finding and Fixing Common Writing Errors" handout I mentioned in class today can be downloaded by clicking this link.