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Welcome to Composition 1<br />
Seeing the big pictureHow can effective writing help you succeed? <br />
Why learn to write?<br />Work<br />How present yourself to hiring managers and colleagues<br />Our “face”—first impression...
Should marijuana be legalized in California?<br />Purpose:<br />To inform<br />To persuade<br />To entertain			<br />Tone:...
Lesson Objectives:Organizing ideas into a well-developed paragraph by:<br />Brainstorming<br />Outlining <br />
Why are we learning paragraphs first?<br />Paragraphs are organizational building blocks of longer pieces of writing.<br /...
Step 1: Brainstorming<br />
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Intro to writing 2

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Intro to writing 2

  1. 1. Welcome to Composition 1<br />
  2. 2. Seeing the big pictureHow can effective writing help you succeed? <br />
  3. 3. Why learn to write?<br />Work<br />How present yourself to hiring managers and colleagues<br />Our “face”—first impression in the digital world<br />Finding a job—cover letter & resume writing<br />Performing job duties: writing reports (CJ), conducting research, formal emails, writing proposals, web content, and more!<br />We are writing more in the digital age than ever before!<br />
  4. 4. Should marijuana be legalized in California?<br />Purpose:<br />To inform<br />To persuade<br />To entertain <br />Tone:<br />Formal<br />Semi-formal<br />Informal<br />Audience<br />
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  6. 6. Lesson Objectives:Organizing ideas into a well-developed paragraph by:<br />Brainstorming<br />Outlining <br />
  7. 7. Why are we learning paragraphs first?<br />Paragraphs are organizational building blocks of longer pieces of writing.<br />Need to learn to organize paragraphs before progressing to essays, letters, and reports.<br />
  8. 8. Step 1: Brainstorming<br />

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