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Paul Beaufait

Writing Prompts that Motivate - 1 views

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    One of many spelling, vocabulary, and writing resources on the Vocabulary and Spelling City site, this page explains, "Asking a child to write about something that matters to him [sic] right now is a powerful motivator. This is where writing prompts come in. Writing prompts are simply ideas or subjects offered as a foundation for students to build a writing assignment on" (¶3, 2011.07.25). It includes tips for preparing writing prompts as well as examples for elementary, middle school, and high school students. Thanks to Cara Whitehead (Learning with Computers) for pointing out this site.
Paul Beaufait

Bridging the Writing Gap | Authorship 2.0 - 0 views

  • Students, in their infinite wisdom, have identified what makes Web 2.0 communication media so powerful: they genuinely put the act of communication back into writing. They offer a platform for students to use writing to develop their ideas and communicate those ideas to real audiences with real purpose.
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    summarizes and reflects upon College Board and Pew Internet collaborative report on Writing, Technology and Teens:http://pewresearch.org/pubs/808/writing-technology-and-teens (2008.04.24)
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    Marielle (Classroom 2.0) aka mapl3 (Authorship 2.0) publicises findings of a telephone survey and discussion with focus groups of U.S. teens about writing online
Carla Arena

How do you envision using the Webslides feature? - 124 views

Dear Berta, I have the same feeling...I wish I had known about Diigo and Webslides before I had taught the Listening Plus online course, but it's never too late, and I'll surely see how it can be ...

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Paul Beaufait

10 Reasons Why I Want My Students to Blog - Getting Smart by Susan Lucille Davis - DigL... - 20 views

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    "First of all, blogging is writing, 21st-century style, plain and simple. Blogging constitutes a massive genre.  It comes in many forms, addresses myriad topics, and can certainly range in quality. For my money (which usually means free), blogging provides the best venue for teaching student writing. As bloggers, young people develop crucial skills with language, tone their critical thinking muscles, and come to understand their relationship to the world" (¶1, 2014.03.11).
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    "First of all, blogging is writing, 21st-century style, plain and simple. Blogging constitutes a massive genre.  It comes in many forms, addresses myriad topics, and can certainly range in quality. For my money (which usually means free), blogging provides the best venue for teaching student writing. As bloggers, young people develop crucial skills with language, tone their critical thinking muscles, and come to understand their relationship to the world" (¶1, 2014.03.11).
creatskills

50+ Perfect Heading fonts for Designers - 0 views

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    Heading is an important part of any writing whatever you write, if you write article heading is must or any other content such as flyer, brochure, web content, magazine etc heading is very necessary part of writing, And also heading is encourage viewer to read complete paragraph which is written under heading, sometime heading is not good written or not in good heading fonts viewer just ignore complete writing just because of heading.
Yuly Asencion

Writing Fun by Jenny Eather - helping kids with how to write using text organizers - an... - 19 views

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    A fantastic starting block for writing. I'll be using the narrative format here, as a lead in to using Storybird for our English Second Language courses.
Paul Beaufait

SLWIS Newsletter - March 2011: Introducing argumentative writing though dialogue and We... - 0 views

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    "In this article, I first explore the pedagogical basis for dialogue writing and then explain the process for creating online dialogues" (¶1, retrieved 2011.03.30).
Ninja Essays

Top 7 Online Writing Tools for Students Who Lack Motivation - 0 views

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    "When you're faced with a writing assignment that's doesn't inspire you at all, it seems impossible for you to complete it by the deadline."
Ninja Essays

Blog - Unique Resources That Will Improve Your Academic Writing Skills - 0 views

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    When you are struggling with academic writing, your professors try to motivate you with completely useless advice: practice, research, improve your vocabulary and you'll do just fine. Their intentions are good, but that "strategy" never works in practice.
Paul Beaufait

John M. Swales and Christine B. Feak: Academic Writing for Graduate Students, Second Ed... - 0 views

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    in the Michigan Series in English for Academic & Professional Purposes http://www.press.umich.edu/series.do;jsessionid=DE23DDC4C02A2FFCF24D02484BAF601B?id=UM75
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    "contains many practical tips for simplifying and clarifying concepts while maintaining the appropriate register for professional audiences" (LinkedIn: TESOL Group: News Discussion, Times Topics: Who Says?, comment 3, c. 2009.01.24)
    http://www.linkedin.com/newsArticle?viewDiscussion=&articleID=24075972&gid=122431&split_page=1#comment_3
Paul Beaufait

10 Reasons Why I Want My Students to Blog - Getting Smart by Susan Lucille Davis - DigL... - 11 views

  • For my money (which usually means free), blogging provides the best venue for teaching student writing.
  • This emphasis on process encourages reflection and re-thinking, doubling back on earlier posts and feedback to watch how the process of learning unfolds.
  • Transparency requires being comfortable in your own skin; it requires being who you say you are; it requires a healthy openness and an equally healthy sense of privacy armed with a modicum of skepticism.
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  • Being truly Internet savvy in today’s world means learning how to be honest about who you are, professional in your dealings with others, and willing to learn openly from mistakes as well as from successes.
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    Davis (2012.10.22) supports her assertion, "For my money (which usually means free), blogging provides the best venue for teaching student writing" ( ¶1).
sitesimply

How to Write a Blog for Your Web Reputation - 0 views

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    In order to show expertise in a particular area, blogging is the best way. A blog helps in getting traffic on a website and when the traffic will read the positive information, it will help in pushing the bad links down from the SERP (Search Engine Result Page). Here are a few tips that can help when writing a blog for your reputation.
chakridhar

Best website design company in India - 0 views

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    AcuteSoft is a professional leading company provides Web Design, Web Development, Web Application Development, Content Writing, Website Content Writing, Mobile Application Development, Web Hosting, Domain Registration and software development company in India. We specialize in CMS, Mobile Applciation, Digital marketing and many more
Yuly Asencion

Digital Is | Digital Is ... - 7 views

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    The NWP Digital Is website is a collection of ideas, reflections, and stories about what it means to teach writing in our digital, interconnected world.
Izzaty P.

Use Diigo To Help Write Your Next College Essay or Term Paper - 0 views

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    Since the Internet is a tool that most students use to do research, and since most research papers are based on quotes used from various sources, Diigo provides a way to not only bookmark your sources, but also to manage and access your quotes, notes, and analysis.
Paul Beaufait

How To Use CELTX 1.0 To Write Your Next Famous Screenplay - 0 views

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    a show I can hardly wait to watch!
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    How To Use CELTX 1.0 To Write Your Next Famous Screenplay
Paul Beaufait

criticalanalysis.mp3 (audio/mpeg Object) - 0 views

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    Great listen about critical thinking for writing
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    Gleaned from May post on Blogging for Educators 2008
Illya Arnet

Here's My First Five Tips For Writing Better Blog Posts - What Are Yours? | The Edublogger - 0 views

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    have a look at the comments too!
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