Attention Getters: Bait Your Hook and Lure 'Em In - Waunakee
They should surprise, surprise, tickle the readers in an instant or they'll get away.
You must lead from the attention-getter smoothly into the rest of the ... If you have
a strong introduction, it is easier to write a conclusion that comes back to that ... of
the paragraph/essay and perhaps the manner in which it will be developed.
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Writing the Persuasive Essay How to Write a Persuasive Essay. A
In persuasive writing, a writer takes a position FOR or AGAINST an issue and
writes to ... might need to go to the library or interview people who are experts on
your topic. 4. ... If you can write down a thesis statement directly opposing your
own, you ... The introduction has a "hook or grabber" to catch the reader's
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The Funnel introduction - University of New Hampshire
An effective introduction arouses the reader's interest and establishes your ...
attention on your subject and arouses their curiosity about what you have ... You
can engage the interest of your audience by writing introductions in a ... The
Funnel introduction begins with a statement or question about the subject—a
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This I Believe High School Curriculum - NPR
Mar 7, 2004 ... Tips for Writing Your This I Believe ... By utilizing lessons in this new unit,
teachers can guide students to produce a This I ... Or, you may choose your own
essay (see Lesson 7 ...... effective leads for the personal essay. ... Explain to
writers that they will need a powerful hook to get any reader's attention.
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How to Write an Argumentative Essay - California State University
In history courses, as in other college classes, your professors will most likely
want you to write papers ... step-by-step process that can lead you to this happy
result. PART ONE: ... Start with an opening hook to catch your readers' interest. ...
After presenting careful evidence in the body of the essay, you have earned the
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Writing the statement of purpose for graduate school - Claremont
You may wish to show that you have the ability and motivation to succeed in ...
Pay attention to the purpose throughout the statement so that extraneous material
is .... essays, you can assume that a faculty member will be reading your ... TOP
10 GRADUATE SCHOOL ESSAY WRITING TIPS ... and keeps the reader's
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Motivating and engaging students in reading - Literacy Connects
values and beliefs may lead to excitement, yet other ... We talk about three
powerful motivations that ... Research says that skill and will (motivation) go ...
becoming achieving readers. ... reason is that confidence, which refers to belief in
your .... or reading a book or in everyday life you will need it. I guess that's why I
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7 ANALYZING THE AUTHOR'S PURPOSE AND TECHNIQUE
case, understanding the writer's underlying purpose will help you interpret ... In
this chapter, we initially consider the various purposes a writer may have .... buy it
—lead us away from analyzing the value we receive in exchange for our money.
... McCarthy begins by flag waving; that is, by playing on strong national feeling.
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WRITING the WAVE - Laguna Beach Unified School District
essay for your language arts exam, you will find the answers to your .... Captures
the reader's attention within the first few sentences with a hook or a lead. • Directs
... ideas, smooth transitions, and a powerful conclusion. .... A writer must list all
sources they have used in their writing on a separate page entitled Works Cited
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Writing Strategy Guide - Teaching That Makes Sense!
A powerful, comprehensive strategy writers can use to ... In just a few minutes,
you'll have enough topics to last a whole .... write the same piece over and over
because their readers would get bored and frustrated if they had ... greater if you
care about your topic, and this extra effort will probably lead you to produce better
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English I Handbook - Acalanes Union High School District
interchangeably in conversation, as part of an essay response they have very ...
Hook. The first sentence in an essay which catches the reader's attention. T-A-G
Statement ... claim (thesis) is the argument that you will be proving in your essay.
Under it ... Quotation: (don't forget the lead in: who says it, to whom, and when). 4.
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Looking for Trouble: Finding Your Way into a Writing - Parlor Press
This essay is a chapter in Writing Spaces: Readings on Writing, Volume 2, a ...
College readers. 2. English ... Chances are, if you have ever written a paper, you'
ve experienced .... pers, and good problems will lead you to your thesis or
argument. .... Once hooks' ideas entered my office, trouble was not hard to find.
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Teaching Guide - Read.gov
Readers enter LAL by writing a letter to an author—living or ... Write honestly and
in your own voice, as if you were having a conversation with the author. Those
are ... Well-developed letters will have descriptive details and clearly stated links
between ...... The Lead Paragraph—How to Hook the Reader in 25 Words or
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50 Successful Ivy League Application Essays.
11 applicants. The essay is also the one part of your application that you have
com- ... essays share. You'll learn what these are by reading the examples in this.
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Books Give Us Wings
the same. For some readers, books give them wings to understand ... Reading
your book Tuck ... What book have you read lately that got you thinking about ...
made you shiver in fear or shake with laughter, clench your fists ...... Does the
essay have bookends—an introduction or lead paragraph that hooks the reader
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Department of History Writing Guide - Radford University
Welcome to your program of courses in upper-division history. ... upper division
courses will have a similar writing load— a total of 15 to 25 pages ... the extent to
which you succeed in mastering the craft of the historian will ..... powerful
expression of truth demand your reader's attention. ... The rules and tips on
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Writers Guide - orcsd
Bold Terms: Within the text of this guide you will find certain words in bold .... you
need to include jargon in your writing, you must include explanations of .... things:
catch the reader's attention, clarify the topic, and in most cases clearly state your
thesis. ... teachers often call the first sentence of the essay the lead or the hook, ...
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How to Write an Essay: 10 Easy Steps
attention, set up the issue, and lead in to your thesis. Your intro is merely ... In the
first paragraph you either hook the reader's interest or lose it. Of course your
teacher, who's getting paid to teach you how to write an essay, will read the
essay you've written ... You'll need to read widely in order to gather sources on
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Interactive Classroom Strategies & Structures for Success
original ideas: artwork with a pulse meant to grab your attention and broaden
your perspective .... This book will guide you in exploring a new vision of
sustainable success for .... We have to build and articulate a powerful vision that
incorporates our ... of the 21st century requires young people to take the lead in
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Writing an I-Search Paper - Gallaudet University
What you learned In this section, you give readers the results of your ... your
knowledge and experience, there is no need for a search. TIP ... —Research
Question: Can I manage my asthma so that I can lead a full ... of your research
process so that you will have this information when you ..... Hook readers
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Young Writer's Survival Kit - Melissa Forney
Oct 21, 2011 ... In order to convince the reader, you'll need more ... Grabber - This is a sentence
or two that “hooks” your ... kids should be allowed to have jobs to make money ...
These things lead us to believe. ... This information is powerful when you see it all
..... Does the beginning grab or hook the reader's attention?
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Twelve Assignments Every Middle School Student Should Write
valuable assignments that will benefit middle school students in all content areas.
A ... content area—is to have them write on a regular basis about their learning.
.... assignment you want your students to do, writing it down in a structured format,
and ..... Attention-getting lead (use a ―hook‖ to grab attention) ______ points.
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Expository Writing - MrsGustafson
You will see this type of writing from your child in the form of research papers,
reports ... Empowering Writers materials have been designed to build the
necessary skills: organi- ... plan for an expository report, essay, or article, is as
follows: ... reader's attention (lead) and tells the reader what the entire piece will
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you had me at hello: examining the impact of powerful introductory
does it? This Article posits that powerful emotional hooks set forth in introductory
paragraphs in stellar briefs—emotional hooks that often have nothing at all to do
with the ... Pinckney. No doubt, as you read those words many images came to
your mind,. 4 .... intended to satisfy a reader's sense of moral justice. There are ...
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Stories Worth Telling - Meyer Foundation
21 A hook. 24 the Strategic Story Cycle. 25 PlAnninG. 31 ProduCtion ... powerful
stories from so many different organizations—stories of transformed lives,
revitalized ... can ensure that nonprofits in our region have the tools ... Which
leads us to our second certainty: ..... Who else can help you to tell your
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We Real Cool: Black Men and Masculinity
“To purchase your own copy of this or any of Taylor & Francis or. Routledge's ...
We real cool: Black men and masculinity/bell hooks. p. cm. ... Chapter 4 don't
make me hurt you: black male violence ... states “even if you have to fake it, show
some faith in yourself. ..... I feel I can no longer wait for brothers to take the lead
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Great Expectations TG2 - Penguin
and humble background, to his strong drive to fit in and make something more of
... The plans are designed to make this worthwhile novel more accessible to
readers and to help ... Can you put the following events in the correct order? ....
Mrs. Joe and Pumblechook have numerous discussions plotting Pip's possible
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