Organization: Color-coding the text
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  • Develop common language—the pink = a topic sentence, blue is a supporting detail, etc


Grade Level Analysis:


Word choice:

  • Podcast your draft. Perhaps use Listen back to it and make notes on your hard copy about changes.
  • Have a peer read it into the podcast recorder and listen to his/her audio file.
  • Cut and paste your text into: AT&T Text-to-speech | Expressivo