ADULT LEARNING CENTRE
Sharing our Work on Showing versus Telling
February 4 and 5, 2004
Today, we will be begin with class sharing of good examples of
showing. Then, we will identify and explain our favourites in a short
Students will offer examples for class discussion.
For each example of showing, the class will suggest what is being
shown by the example.
The teacher will print a sheet with several examples.
What was your second most and first most favourite student example?
Explain why you like each in a standard, 125-word, paragraph.
Your first example should explain your second favourite. The second
example should explain your first choice.
Bring your paragraph to class next week.
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