The media often portrays today’s teenagers as uninformed and apathetic, but you know that you have opinions about the things you value. Your job is to break down this stereotype of the adolescent by demonstrating your knowledge and sharing your opinion on an issue that is important to you. Your task is to choose an issue that is important to you and in a multiple paragraph essay, develop an argument supporting your opinion on the issue. 1. Review the requirements of the task. Select an issue that is important to you that you have an opinion about. For this task, the issue could be something related to your school, your community, or a specific interest you have (video games, music, etc.). Provide reasons, examples/evidence, and explanations to support your opinion.