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Purposes of Writing

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National Dictionary Day
From veoh.com, produced by ABC World News
How dictionaries are made and how the uses of words are studied. Some great examples are given. A good way to get students to start thinking about words. Run time 02:49.
January 11, 2011 at 10:30 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
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Determine the Structure - Part 1
From YouTube, produced by Webster's Academy
The First D in the ADVANCE Formula stands for "Determine the Structure and Thesis Requirement" You must establish which essay Structure is appropriate for the assignment. This segment discusses the various types of essays that could be required by va... [more]
February 26, 2011 at 02:55 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
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Determine the Structure - Part 2
From YouTube, produced by Webster's Academy
The First D in the ADVANCE Formula stands for "Determine the Structure and Thesis Requirement" You must establish which essay Structure is appropriate for the assignment. This segment discusses the various types of essays that could be required by va... [more]
February 26, 2011 at 03:05 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
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This I Believe Project
From YouTube, produced by Wittenberg University
Former students of Dr. Fitz Smith wrote essays as WittSem student's their freshmen year and reflect on them two years later.  This would be good a good intro to a personal or narrative writing assignment.  (02:11)
August 16, 2012 at 11:05 PM
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How to Write a Mission Statement
From ehow.com, produced by Young Writers
A mission statement should be written to express everything about an organization in a short, succinct and attention-grabbing slogan and this 1:37 minute video does that in general terms. A good introduction into what a mission statement is and doe... [more]
March 15, 2011 at 10:02 PM
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