This PowerPoint file contains 21 slides. The file covers the 3 writing standards: unity, coherence, and support. It also covers specific writing strategies for each writing standard. Strategies for unity include title, thesis in a concise introduction, topic sentences in body paragraphs, and conclusion. Strategies for coherence include logical orders, common transitions, key-term repetition, and parallelism. Strategies for support include various rhetorical modes and an original easy-to-remember Acronym: DEFERRED ACTS. Key terms are defined and explained with examples.
This file aims to enable teachers to make students understand common expectations of strong writing and concrete ways to make their writing strong.