ADULT LEARNING CENTRE
Looking Closely at Student Writers
February 26 and 27, 2003
"My Father," by
Jason (Demonstration paragraph for describing character)
Sentence Examples (To review the rules for good topic sentences)
"Writing on the Poem,
'Freedom'" by Ada (Demonstration paragraph of definition and
Vancouver Weather" and "Annoying
Vancouver Rainy and Windy Season" by Ildiko and Sally.
(Demonstration of vivid detail and strong topic sentences)
Which student paragraph did you like the best? Give three reasons for
your opinion. Make specific reference to the writers' words (quote).
Write a paragraph of about 125 words.
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