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Rhetorical Functions in Academic Writing Introduction Students are asked to write many different kinds of texts. Depending on your subject, these could be essays, laboratory reports, case-studies, book reviews, reflective diaries, posters, research proposals, and so on and are normally referred to as genres (See: genres in academic writing). If, for example, you are asked to write an essay to answer the following question: Discuss possible solutions to the problem of international credit control. You could answer it in the following way: Define credit control, say what it is and give an example; Explain why international credit control is a problem in business today, support your explanation by evidence from your reading; Describe some possible solutions to the problem of credit control in an international context, again support your suggestions with evidence from your reading; Describe the advantages and disadvantages of each of the possible solutions; Decide which solution you would prefer and give reasons. Descriptive

Language Magazine 100 Excellent Open Access Journals for Educators Just like physicians, the best educators stay informed with the latest developments in their field. Luckily, it doesn’t take anything more than time to have access to quality journals for educators whether they teach at the pre K-12, college, or graduate level. The following open access journals provide top-notch scholarly information available at no cost. Most of these journals are published just once or a few times a year, so subscribe to several so you can keep up-to-date on the latest research coming out of the field of education. Education Research, Practices, and Approaches These journals focus on research, practices, and specific approaches to education on all levels including pre K-12, college students in bachelor degree programs, and graduate students. Journal of Curriculum and Instruction. Education Policy and Issues Find out what is being researched and discussed when it comes to educational policies and issues when you read these journals. Education Next. Leadership Language Arts

José Picardo – Box of Tricks Education Ltd | Box of Tricks The Chicago Manual of Style Online: Chicago-Style Citation Quick Guide The Chicago Manual of Style presents two basic documentation systems: (1) notes and bibliography and (2) author-date. Choosing between the two often depends on subject matter and the nature of sources cited, as each system is favored by different groups of scholars. The notes and bibliography style is preferred by many in the humanities, including those in literature, history, and the arts. This style presents bibliographic information in notes and, often, a bibliography. The author-date system has long been used by those in the physical, natural, and social sciences. Aside from the use of notes versus parenthetical references in the text, the two systems share a similar style. Notes and Bibliography: Sample Citations The following examples illustrate citations using the notes and bibliography system. Book One author 1. 2. Pollan, Michael. Two or more authors 1. 2. Ward, Geoffrey C., and Ken Burns. 1. 2. Editor, translator, or compiler instead of author 1. 2. Lattimore, Richmond, trans. 1.

Internet TESL Journal (For ESL/EFL Teachers) Educational Technology Debate ¡Bienvenidos a Así! ESL Journal Integrating Online Tools to Motivate Young English Language Learners to Practice English Outside the Classroom (2155-7098)(2155-7101): Shelly Sanchez Terrell: Journal Articles Abstract Recent research shows that online tools such as: games, wikis, speaking avatars, and interactive stories can be a positive force for English Language Learners (ELLs). It also shows that when ELLs have access to online tools, they are motivated to practice English outside the classroom (Aydin, 2007; Colombo & Colombo, 2007; Son, 2007). Most of this research is undertaken with older learners. Article Preview Motivation For The Study Teachers struggle with motivating young learners to use the new vocabulary they learn even in the subsequent classes.