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Advertising the Power of Speech

posted: 4.9.07 by Barclay Barrios

Ask students to choose a part of speech or a type of sentence and then design a print or radio ad that sells the benefits of their choice/“product” to the public.

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Categories: Assignment Idea, Business Writing, Grammar & Style, Popular Culture
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Grammar Gets a MySpace Page

posted: 2.5.07 by Barclay Barrios

Divide the class into groups and assign each group an element: a part of speech, a punctuation mark, or sentences. Each group will research that element in the handbook, find resources for learning about the element online, and create a page for their element on MySpace. Which other elements would be listed as friends? What connections would the elements make to each other?

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Categories: Collaboration, Finding Sources, Grammar & Style
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