Objectives To brainstorm possible topics you’d like to talk about. To edit the topic sentence and the complete text. To outline supporting ideas. To write a complete paragraph stating your viewpoint.
Strategy: Using graphicorganizers KEY WORDS PHRASES TOPIC SENTENCES
1. Bogota 2. Cali, Barranquilla3. Cold others warm confidence 4. Idioms 1. People from Bogota greet in a cold manner Foreigners or Colombiasns think people from Bogota greet in a cold manner.
Strategy: Outlining Topic sentence Supporting idea 1 Supporting idea 2 Supporting idea 2
Strategy: Editing Grammar & Vocabulary: • Use the correction symbols. (w.w, w.o. Etc)• Coherence: • Read your sentences, check if you are not repeating words unnecessarily. • Check the connectors you’re using. Are they necessary? Punctuation: Check the use of puctuation symbols and capital letters. Content: Read your text, are you`re ideas clear? Are they ompletely explained? Have a person read your ideas and tell you if they’re clear.
Strategy: linking ideasCheck these webpages, you’ll find a lot ofconnectors or linking words and the explanation oftheir use.http://www.shertonenglish.com/resources/es/connectors.phphttp://www.slideshare.net/engdepmnt/connectors-11700544