Grade 7 | Argumentative | Text-Dependent
Read the article below and watch the video posted below about the Apollo 11 Moon landing; these texts consider whether the landing was real or was faked.
Why Do Some People Believe the Moon Landing was a Hoax?
Conspiracy Theory : Did We Land on the Moon (video, 47 min.)
Analyze the arguments and claims each author makes then write an essay evaluating these claims and whether the claims are reasonable and supported with valid evidence. Explain which author presents the most convincing argument about whether the Apollo 11 Moon landing was real or was faked. Use evidence from the article and the video in your essay.