Category Archive: Class Help

Sep 27

The 5 Types of Text Structure

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Jan 19

What is a Central Idea?

A central idea is a main point that the author is making (also called a main idea or a key idea). In other words, a central idea is what the article is mostly about. You can think of a central idea as a thesis statement: one sentence that states what the article is about. A …

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Nov 06

Punctuating Dialogue

Click on this link to find information about the correct way to punctuate dialogue. CLICK HERE

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Aug 15

Grammar Rock

  Complete the Grammar Rock worksheet by answering the questions about each video.  Be prepared to share and discuss your answers.

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Jan 07

5 Ways to Write Better Arguments

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Oct 21

Characterization

Characterization Definition Characterization is a literary device that is used step by step in literature to highlight and explain the details about a character in a story. It is in the initial stage where the writer introduces the character with noticeable emergence and then following the introduction of the character, the writer often talks about …

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