OnTRACK English I Writing: Revision Strategies

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OnTRACK English I Writing: Revision Strategies

  • Subject(s): ELA & Reading
  • Grade range: 9
  • Release date: 04-15-2016
  • Tags: revision, revising, appositive phrase, preposition, phrase, prepositional phrase, participle, conjunction, adjective, adverb, compound sentence, independent clause, simple sentence, tone, style, figurative language, purpose, audience, polish, diction, simile, metaphor, revision strategies, thesis, thesis statement, position, specific, defensible, debatable, essay, essays, sentence variety, adjectival clause, adverbial clause, adverbial phrase, gerund, complex sentence, sentence, sentence combining, strategies for revising, parallel structure, clause, paraphrase, relative pronoun, imperative, infinitive, dependent clause, subordinate clause, main clause, predicate, compound sentences, complex sentences, compound-complex sentences, strategies for revision

Description

OnTRACK English I Writing, Module 7, Lessons 1–3, Practice Lessons 1–5. Students revise drafts to improve style, word choice, figurative language, sentence variety, and subtlety of meaning after rethinking how well questions of purpose, audience, and genre have been addressed.

Standards

E1(13)(C)

Resources

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Resource ID: E1WrM7L1 Grade Range: 9 By: IPSI Developer Subject: ELA & Reading
You will learn strategies for evaluating and revising the tone, style, and figurative language in an essay.
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Resource ID: E1WrM7L2 Grade Range: 9 By: IPSI Developer Subject: ELA & Reading
You will learn strategies for evaluating and combining sentences to create sentence variety when you revise an essay.
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Resource ID: E1WrM7L3 Grade Range: 9 By: IPSI Developer Subject: ELA & Reading
You will learn strategies for evaluating and revising an essay so that similar grammatical structures in sentences, phrases, and paragraphs are parallel.
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Resource ID: E1WrM7P1 Grade Range: 9 By: IPSI Developer Subject: ELA & Reading
You will be able to evaluate the strength of a thesis in an essay and revise it if necessary.
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Resource ID: E1WrM7P2 Grade Range: 9 By: IPSI Developer Subject: ELA & Reading
You will practice evaluating, adding to, and combining sentences in order to create sentence variety.
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Resource ID: E1WrM7P3 Grade Range: 9 By: IPSI Developer Subject: ELA & Reading
You will practice strategies for evaluating and revising parallel structure in an essay.
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Resource ID: E1WrM7P4 Grade Range: 9 By: IPSI Developer Subject: ELA & Reading
You will label every sentence and change simple sentences into compound and compound-complex sentences as appropriate.
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Resource ID: E1WrM7P5 Grade Range: 9 By: IPSI Developer Subject: ELA & Reading
You will mark examples of figurative language and the diction that indicate tone.