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What a family member taught me
Writing Assessment Model
Welcome the Hmong to America
We got caught!
We couldn't stop laughing!
We all make mistakes
Ways to Maximize Learning in English Language Arts
Vocabulary for Critical Thinking
Student Writing Model
Vegetarian Lunch Options at Bay High
Karin, the email writer, speaks knowledgeably and sincerely as she presents a reasonable, thoughtful request.
Using Transitions to Add Information and Emphasis
Help students add information and emphasis.
Using Time-Order Transitions
Teach about chronological transitions.
Using the Right Word
Use the right word.
Using Signal Phrases
Smoothy integrate sources in your writing.
Using Quotation Marks
Use quotation marks with titles and quotations.
Using Project Based Learning to Engage Students in Content
Using Progressive Relaxation
Use progressive relaxation to calm students.
Using Positive Self-Talk
Replace negative with positive self-talk.
Using Perspective Shifting to Understand Others
Help students improve empathy.
Using Perspective Shifting to Persuade Readers
Help students see from readers' perspectives.
Using Perspective Shifting to Imagine History
Help students gain a historical viewpoint.
Using PAST to Understand Assignments
Teach students to analyze writing assignments.