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Begin with Writing

For most everything we do in school, students have two ways to demonstrate their understanding of a topic: verbally or through writing. With 100 or more students, back to school meetings, the crush of new initiatives beginning, and more, teachers usually start with asking kids…

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Added by Lisa Grant on August 23, 2017 at 5:40am — No Comments

Teaching the Personal Essay



Teachers at all levels often begin the year having students write “a personal essay” in which they are expected to describe some aspect of their character brought out by personal experience. Others ask student to reflect on an influential person or perhaps a significant event from the summer and…

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Added by Lisa Grant on August 23, 2017 at 5:32am — No Comments

How To Get More Money From your blog?

There are 3 tips you could do to get more money from blog from the sponsored post. These 3 tips enable you to get sponsored post faster than before.

1. Show yourself

You must show your photo in the gravator for getting a good impression from the advertiser. When they…

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Added by Lisa Grant on August 23, 2017 at 5:21am — No Comments

Writing With Doubt

Many students struggle getting started on persuasive writing assignments because they feel they have to have a defined, provable point mapped out before they begin typing their first word. This mental block points to one of the most important reasons for teaching writing: writing is a vehicle for thinking and learning.

One master writing teacher who advises us uses analogous writing assignments to help students move past writer’s block. In this sample, she describes her approach to…

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Added by Lisa Grant on August 23, 2017 at 2:03am — No Comments

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