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Teaching the Writing Process Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How can you make direct instruction lessons more exciting?

Question 2 2. How does using published paragraphs as models help students learn to write their own paragraphs?

Question 3 3. Correcting spelling and grammar is part of:

Question 4 4. When you are freewriting, you shouldn't worry about

Question 5 5. Do you need to cite a source when paraphrasing information using your own words?

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Question 6 6. Brainstorming involves which of the following techniques?

Question 7 7. True or False: Examining how an author uses external evidence in a paragraph can help students integrate evidence into their own paragraphs.

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT a question to ask yourself for determining if you need to cite a source?

Question 9 9. Plagiarism is...

Question 10 10. Brainstorming is an example of:

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Question 11 11. When checking for plagiarism, what is the purpose of searching a piece of information in a search engine?

Question 12 12. Changing or rearranging the ideas in a piece is called:

Question 13 13. Organization will be a major consideration when you

Question 14 14. What does it mean to plagiarize?

Question 15 15. Removing transitional words and phrases from a published paragraph is a good classroom activity because:

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Question 16 16. Presenting your writing in a nice way is called:

Question 17 17. What is important to keep in mind when using games to practice new skills?

Question 18 18. Why might you have students insert a purposefully off-topic sentence into a published paragraph?

Question 19 19. It's important to carefully read and interpret a writing prompt because

Question 20 20. What will help students master a new grammar or mechanics skill by allowing them to see it in a variety of contexts?

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Question 21 21. Composing a first draft occurs in the ____ stage.

Question 22 22. Using mapping as a prewriting technique allows you to _____.

Question 23 23. What is a regrettably necessary part of teaching grammar and mechanics, especially when introducing a brand new skill or concept?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is true about students identifying topic sentences in published works?

Question 25 25. What are grammar and mechanics?

Teaching the Writing Process Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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