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Part 2, Engaging the reader using leads

Part 2, Engaging the reader using leads

Author: Beth Crawford

1. To review the five types of leads

2. To apply the types of leads to examples in literature and informational text

1. Quick review of what a lead is and when it appears in text.

2. Five examples from literature and informational text, with the student applying prior knowledge and the teacher providing a response.

3. Two examples, from recent NPR articles, where the student applies the types of leads, to be reviewed in class.

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Leads, part 2

Part 2 of this series shows examples of leads in literature and informational text.

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