Writing: Killing Us Softly

write a complete writing that answers a prompt over the documentary Killing Us Softly 4you  must include the following parts:An introductionA thesis statementBody paragraphs (you need more than one!)Open with a claimInclude evidence from the workExplain how that evidence proves your thesisA conclusionGrading rubric:Introduction                                                        10Introduces the workThesisBody paragraphs that answer the prompt    65Topic sentenceProvides an exampleExplains the exampleConclusion                                                          10Answers the promptRestates the thesisCorrect grammar                                               15Total                                                                     100Works CitedKillborn, Jean. Killing Us Softly 4: Advertising’s Image of Women, Prods. Sut Jhally and David Rabinovich, Media Education Foundation, 2010.Throughout the film, Killborn analyzes commercials to show how they depict women and men in the media. She looks at almost 100 commercials in order to prove her claims about women in the media. You will do something similar when you analyze your ad. Watch closely at how she breaks down a commercial to explain how it represents and reinforces stereotypes about women (and eventually men) in the media.

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