The Big Picture
For this assignment students will first research an issue in American Society that influences one's ability to achieve the American Dream. Then, students will write an argumentative essay taking a position on the feasbility of achieving the American Dream in the twenty-first century as it relates to the issue researched. For choice of issues and specific details about your assignment, find your teacher's assignment handout in the box below. Use the rest of this guide to help you do your research and complete your assignment.