Sunday, November 30, 2014
Canadian Hero Essay Due Dec.17th
What is Expository Writing? Expository writing is a type of writing that is used to explain, describe, give information, or inform. The text is organized around one topic and developed according to a pattern or combination of patterns. The writer of an expository text cannot assume that the reader or listener has prior knowledge or prior understanding of the topic that is being discussed. Since clarity requires strong organization, one of the most important mechanisms to improve skills in exposition is to improve the organization of the text. Use the organizer provided to help you with the clarity of your writing. You will write a 5 paragraph expository essay. Then, you will use your summary skills to create a one page newspaper article.