Writing Strands: Writing Exposition
Only for students who have completed Writing Strands 7. Very challenging non-fiction writing assignments. Ideal for college bound students.
This book is for students who have finished Writing Strands 7. Ideal for college-bound students, Writing Exposition teaches advanced methods of composition through challenging, non-fiction assignments. Assignments are directed to the student. The book takes one full school year to complete.
Scope and Sequence:
|1. Library Manual||Writing operation manuals|
|2. Fair||Explaining how decisions are guided by abstractions|
|3. Book Covers||Convincing readers that contradictions are valid|
|4. Cultural Stability||Explaining how cultural influences operate|
|5. Role Models||Convincing readers that positions are programmed|
|6. Compare and Contrast||Writing comparison essays|
|7. The Use of I||Using personal research in an explanatory essay|
|8. Reaction Paper||Writing reactions to articles|
|9. Biasing||Recognizing biased surveys and articles by writing them|
|10. Propaganda||Recognizing propaganda by reading, creating, and writing about it|
|11. Term Paper||Using primary research in term papers|
|12. Magazine Evaluation||Writing an explanatory essay based on personal research|