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Concept Introduction •G  ive a definition of the type of writing. Example: A persuasive essay attempts to convince a reader to adopt a particular opinion or course of action. •R  un a discussion in which students briefly define this type of writing in their own words. ” •P  resent an example from literature. Read aloud, or have the class read silently, an example to find out how the piece attempts to move the reader to believe something or take a particular action. Example: An editorial opposing off-shore drilling.

Pick one group. Create a concept map from the items in the group. Write a sprint draft, using the concept map as a guide. 1 10 Ways to Get Started Writing (continued) 9. Write a sprint draft on one topic, not letting your pencil come off the page. Read over your draft. Draw a line across the page at the end of the draft. Below the line, write one sentence that summarizes the main idea of the piece. Use that sentence as the topic sentence of the first paragraph of a new piece. 10. Select an object that means something to you.

She had collected four articles for the students to read so they would gain deeper understanding of India. The articles were about Indian grandparents, respecting elders, teaching children virtues and values, and women’s freedom and equality. indd 35 3/18/09 10:46:49 AM own. She explained that she wanted the students to think about what they knew now about Asian Indian culture and write their ideas in the K column on their individual K–W–L organizers. Then they would share in small groups, and, finally with the whole class.

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