Title

The 5 Myths of the 5-Paragraph Essay

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

3-23-2017

Abstract

Despite attempts to limit or discourage its use, the five-paragraph essay lives on in L2 writing classrooms, assignments, and assessments across the educational spectrum. The panelists dissect five myths that are often cited in support of this formulaic approach to writing and propose practical, effective alternatives

Comments

Invited academic session presented at the 51st Annual TESOL Convention and Exposition, Seattle, WA, March 23, 2017.


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