How to Write an Opinion Piece, 1st Edition

  • Sara Howell
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  • ISBN-10: 1477731504
  • ISBN-13: 9781477731505
  • DDC: 808.02
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 4th Grade
  • 24 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released February 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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About

Overview

The ability to express one's opinion clearly and convincingly is an invaluable skill. Readers will learn to distinguish opinions from facts. This book emphasizes the importance of strong introductions and conclusions and of using facts to support one's opinions. Writing samples offer concrete examples, while sidebars supply useful writing tips. A great guide to an important topic!

Features and Benefits

  • Glossary, Index, Pronunciation Guide, Sidebars, Web Sites.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: What is an Opinion Piece?.
2: Topics and Texts.
3: Planning Your Piece.
4: The Introduction.
5: Be Specific!.
6: Organizing Your Ideas.
7: Linking Words.
8: In Conclusion.
9: Spreading The Word.
10: An Opinion Sandwich.
Glossary.
Index.
Websites.