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This ones for older students and can push students to use several different kinds of prompts in their writing. I love that it is visually stimulating and therefore students are more likely to refer to it when writing in class.
Writers Workshop using mentor texts! Catch up on the book study!
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Voice and Tone Presentation introduces and explains the concepts of voice and tone in writing. The text is clear and carefully explains these concepts which can be confusing for students. Formal and informal voices are discussed, and lists of words that could describe various voices and tones in writing are provided.