W.6.1. Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.

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Effective Writing Skills
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This selection features a slide show which provides six writing tips for better business communications ( use resonant characters, choose strong action verbs, place no more than eight words between the noun and verb, link information with explicit co... [more]
July 31, 2011 at 06:11 PM
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Teaching Channel: Socratic Seminar
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This video features a method for analyzing and debating in the classroom.  Students are given a specific set of language to use as a framework for dicussion/debate on a given text.  This would be beneficial as a pre-writing tool, for oral debate, and... [more]
November 1, 2012 at 01:51 PM
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Researching for an Argumentative Essay
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This brief instructional video covers how to research and plan to write an argumentative essay.  The presenter mentions researching both sides, finding the best arguments for your viewpoint, and remaining objective.  (02:13)
October 18, 2012 at 04:09 PM
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Persuasive Commercials
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This classroom of students made commercials using different tools of persuasion.  A teacher could show the video pausing after each commercial to discuss whether the students were using stereotyping, repetition, endorsement, association, etc. (14:57)
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January 7, 2012 at 11:32 PM
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Persuasive Writing
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This is a creative intro for a persuasive writing unit.  The video covers what persuasive writing is and ways for young writers to get their point across effectively.  It uses pop culture to express the ideas and has pop music playing throughout.  (0... [more]
August 13, 2012 at 05:18 PM
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