By the end of this video, you will understand what an introduction is, have seen examples, and practiced writing hooks for your essay.

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1. Sign into Sophia.

2. Watch the video and take notes using the guided notes.

Concept 3: Introductions

Source: original Prezi by Jennifer Curtin; adapted and recorded by E. Broderick.

Introductions (Same video as the one above)

Digital WSQ

You will have time during class to fill the digital WSQ out on the day the notes are due. If you don't submit it then, you will need to fill it out on your own time.