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Using graphic organizers

Graphic organizers are a pictorial way of organizing information. While their use is effective for all students, graphic organizers make content area information more accessible for English Language Learners because of the visual layout and organized details. Search the internet for graphic organizers and provide links to at lea

Unnoticed Displays of Intellect

Consider the quote: "It is this display of intellect that sets these kids apart from their peers." What other activities might include a "display of intellect" that might go unnoticed by an observer? Use examples for unnoticed "display[s] of intellect" through observation or, for example, something such as diseases which goes un

Learning through Observation.

I need to write about the following subject, but am lacking ideas at the moment. Could you provide me with some direction of where to go in regards to discussing the following: It has been said that we can find the hidden meaning, the significant issues and the important aspects of a particular subject through observation. Wh

"The Mirror with a Memory" - The Breakdown of a Quotation

What does this quotation mean? "If the artless photographers of family life unconsciously shape the records they leave behind, then we must expect those who self-consciously use photography to be even more interpretive with their materials."

Mass Media and Mentality

Need a discussion of the following articles: 1. Is Google making us stupid? 2. Mind over Mass Media

Ethos, Pathos, and Logos.

I need to understand the terms ethos, pathos and logos and then find a piece of political writing like a speech by a president or other political figure to explain it to me. You could look at a speech by President Barack Obama about the war in Afganistan, or John F. Kennedy's State of the Union Message (1961). These are just so

Ethos, Logos, and Pathos

Identify a famous speech from history or from a contemporary political leader and analyze the ethos, logos, and pathos within the speech. Can you explain this to me please? Thanks.

Paul's Case" by Cather, Willa Sibert

Paul's Case" by Cather, Willa Sibert Please answer one those questions below regarding the story of "Paul Case". Q-1. What are Paul's views of himself throughout the story? Also, why doesn't Paul seek to become involved in the artistic life as an artist, actor, musician, or similar? Q-2 . Why does Paul kill himself at t

"Jobbed" by Philip Levine

Briefly describe perspectives of diversity, personal integrity, or social justice in the workplace that you think are present in the selected reading. Jobbed Philip Levine In the summer of 1944 the was almost five years old, my older brother was in England with the Eighth Air Force, but home life went on as though it were

"Hatchet Man" by Leo Parascondola

Hatchet Man Leo Parascondola THE HUNTS POINT TERMINAL MARKET in the Southeast Bronx - or Hunts Point, as it has come to be known - replaced the old and dilapidated Washington Street Market in lower Manhattan as the primary terminal for the arrival of fresh fruit, produce, and other foods into the port of New York. The lowe

Writing a Paper Proposal

Please help me get started on how to write a proposal given the instructions below. The proposal is one statement, a sentence, that states the story and author you've chosen, PLUS the theme AND literary element you plan to use to explore that theme, that is, include a theme or themes and a fictional element (or elements) yo

"Factory Work" Analysis

Please analyze how the author of "Factory Work" by Deborah Boe incorporates racial, ethnic, gender, religious, economic or social class, and/or regional aspects in the chosen work to develop a specific character's identity. Below is her poem. FACTORY WORK Deborah Boe All day I stand here, like this, over the hot-gl

Otherness in Claude McKay's "White House" Poem

Claude McKay's "White House" Analyze the following: 1. Explain how otherness is represented in this work. 2. Discuss the author's perspective on otherness. 3. Identify who the other is in this work. 4. Explain what or who makes them other.

Purpose and Focus of a Formal Report

1.) I need to identify the topic for a formal report. Explain how this topic could address a problem or situation in an organization. Who would be the audience for this report? What benefits might they receive from the research and report? 2.) Collecting Data for the Formal Report I have to identify the type of data t

Newspaper Article Assignment

What would an instructor be looking for if they gave an assignment asking for their students to write a newspaper article? Could you provide an example?

Personification Theory

Can you show me how to write a meaningful essay/narrative using the Theory of Personification?

Writing a Movie Review

How critical do I have to be when writing a movie review? Can you provide me with a unique example of what a movie review could sound like?

Compare and Contrast Paper: Frankenstein

I would like to write a compare and contrast paper using Mary Shelly's "Frankenstein." Do you have any suggestions or resources that I can refer to (other than the original text) in my writing?