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PowerWriting: From PowerFrame to PowerGraph

Power Up Your Writing! PowerWriting is a strategy to help you create well organized paragraph with relevant information. The goal of PowerWriting is to help you generate effective paragraph with relevant details and support. The best part is, you will be able to create impressive paragraph quickly! Today, we worked on the foundational stages of …

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Subordinating Conjunction – A White Bus

Subordinating Conjunctions … an introduction In order to better understand subordinate clauses – Writing Tool #1 – you need to know something about subordinating conjunctions. What to Do Take out your English spiral. Put today’s date at the top. Label the entry “Subordinating Conjunction” Watch the video – take notes while watching Once your team …

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Instinct vs. Intellect … What’s It All About?

This week we started investigating literature for theme. In the short story, “Sea Devil” by Arthur Gordon, we see an extensive use of literary devices. Literary devices help authors develop their craft of writing. When used skillfully they also support the presentation of theme. Theme is a way for authors to communicate with readers. If …

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