Writing hooks that engage the reader is a great writing skill. PowerPoint lesson focuses on writing using three strategies to lead into a story and hook the reader, with student and professional examples. Three different writing strategies to engage the reader, grab their attention, and create great beginnings for a narrative account or expository essay,and will help students overcome writer's block, especially when preparing for state writing tests. Includes a slide with several other strategies for narrative hooks students can try as well, and a writing practice assignment to put the strategies learned to good use. For use in a standards-based writing program which supports common core.
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