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Writing commentary is undoubtedly the most difficult part of writing any essay. All other parts of the essay are more formulaic in nature. There are standard rules for how to write a thesis statement, a topic sentence, a blended quotation, etc. But when it comes to commenting on evidence, there isn’t one set way to do it. In this blog, I explore how to teach your students to be successful with writing commentary.

Teaching Students How to Write Commentary for the Literary Analysis Essay

Writing commentary is undoubtedly the most difficult part of writing any essay. All other parts of the essay are more formulaic in nature. There are standard rules for how to write a thesis statement, a topic sentence, a blended quotation, etc. But whe

Thesis throw down-- great idea and great blog

Every English teacher has experienced the frustration of introducing a writing skill, like how to write a thesis statement, over and over again without it 'sticking.' Three years ago, I began 'flipping' my writing instruction, so students watch videos on

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Explain how to begin writing a thesis statement to the class in three steps. Brilliant alternative to the (clunky, unhelpful) essay. Including a thesis statement format that is dynamic and engaging!

Thesis statement graphic

Student essays hit the mark with this thesis statement poster. Explanations, tips, and formulas for strong thesis statements will help them take aim and focus their essays. 13 x 38 inches.

Thesis Statement and Introduction: Essay Writing                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Thesis Statement and Introduction: Essay Writing

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The need to identify with something and the unifying of the slaves in Haiti were reasons that people embraced voodou and how it effected the Haitian revolution.

Student essays hit the mark with this thesis statement poster. Explanations, tips, and formulas for strong thesis statements will help them take aim and focus their essays. ©2017. Middle school, high school. 13 x 38 inches. Laminated.

Student essays hit the mark with this thesis statement poster. Explanations, tips, and formulas for strong thesis statements will help them take aim and focus their essays. 13 x 38 inches.

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