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CREW Paragraphing Skills

How to use CREW to write an effective, supported body paragraph

A Midsummer Night's Dream Videos

Sign in to view all videos. Videos to help you with our study of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. Geise

American Speech Assignment

Watch these videos to help you with your American Speech Assignment! For Mrs. Geise's Junior class.

Multigenre Project Help

Mrs. Geise's Multigenre Project Lessons, English III Assignment

Synthesis Paper

Senior Synthesis Paper Videos

Writing a Paper--The Crucible Paper

This collection has videos to help you learn how to write a paper using a MyAccess prompt about The Crucible as an example.

Grammar Videos Get Smart!!

Sentence Diagramming at its best!

Research, Citation, and MLA Format

Use this to help you with your RAP project and any other researched papers you may write in any class!

"Because I Could Not Stop for Death" Poetry Analysis Example, part 2

Discussion of analysis of "Because I Could Not Stop for Death" by Emily Dickinson. Explains alliteration and theme.

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English
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"Because I Could Not Stop for Death" Poetry Analysis Example, part 1

Discussion of analysis of "Because I Could Not Stop for Death" by Emily Dickinson. Summarizes and explains metaphor/personification.

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English
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Integrating Quotes 2: Punctuation and Internal Citations

This video explains how to cite your quote using an internal citation and what punctuation must be used for the quote to be correct.

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English
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Integrating Quotes 1: Lead In

How to set up a quote to use as evidence when writing a paragraph (CREW Method). This video explains how to lead into your quote. Watch the next video to see how to do an internal citation.

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English
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CREW--How to Write an Effective Paragraph

How to Write an Effective Paragraph using the CREW method--claim, reasons, evidence, warrant.

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English
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Midsummer Night's Dream Close Reading, Act 2, Scene 1, lines 257-266

Close reading of Midsummer Night's Dream for imagery.

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English
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Shakespeare Familar Tense Explanation

Confused about Shakespearean language? Check out this explanation of how to translate Shakespeare!

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English
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Multigenre--Analytical Paper, Group 2, Body Paragraphs

An explanation of what should go in the body paragraphs of the Analytical Paper assignment (group 2) for the American Poetry Project Multigenre Project.

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English
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A Midsummer Night's Dream Student Project

A very entertaining creative video project from Mrs. Geise's senior class for A Midsummer Night's Dream; starring Tyler Browning, Chase Dearing, Rick Adams, Jacob Rankin, Austin Bellar, and some puppets! Edited by Jacob Rankin.

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English
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Crucible Analytical Essay Works Cited Page

Here is how to use Easybib to cite your sources for your Crucible Analytical Essay.

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English
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Devil and Tom Walker Reading and Explanation 4

Our in-class reading and explanation of "The Devil and Tom Walker."

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English
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Devil and Tom Walker 1: Intro.

Class reading and explanation of the Washington Irving story "The Devil and Tom Walker."

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English
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American Speech Assignment "Body Paragraph" Slides Explanation

Here is how to write the content of your speech--the history and explanation of rhetorical devices.

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English
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Annotated Bibliography--American Speech Assignment

Digital Geise is here for you! Learn about what should go in your annotations for your annotated bibliography.

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English
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Reading Strategies for Early American Texts-- "The Crisis"

Mrs. Geise gives some suggestions for how to decode difficult texts while reading.

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English
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Multigenre Project: Group 2, Analytical and/or Persuasive Writing

This video goes over the rubric and an example to help you with your group 2 piece in your Multigenre Project.

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English
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Multigenre Project: Group 1, Informational Writing Genre

This video goes over the rubric and shows an example of informational writing to help you with your group 1 piece for your Multigenre Project.

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English
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Multigenre Project: How to Write Endnotes

For each of your genres, you must include an endnote explaining more about the piece and where the information came from. Watch the video for specific criteria and examples to help you write.

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English
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Multigenre Project: Group 5, Visual piece/Wild Card Genre

This video goes over the criteria for creating your visual piece/wild card genre for your multigenre project.

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English
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Multigenre Project: Group 3, Narrative Genre

This video has some reminders about narrative writing; it goes over the rubric that you will be graded on for your narrative genre.

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English
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Multigenre Project: Narrative Plan

This video will help you fill out your narrative plan worksheet. This worksheet is meant to help you decide which events you will write about in your project and what genres would best suit each event in your story.

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English
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Multigenre Project--How to Choose Your Genres

This video will help you choose which genres you would like to write in your Multigenre project. Make sure you choose pieces which would be FUN to write!

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English
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Annotated Bibliographies--How To

A reminder video about the formatting for a works cited page and how to add annotations to your citations for Mrs. Geise's class.

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English
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SLO Essay Explanation--Juniors

How to prewrite for the SLO essay posttest for Mrs. Geise's class, juniors.

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English
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Prewriting for SLO Essay--Geise's senior class

Here are some suggestions for how to prewrite for your SLO essay. I hope this is helpful! Turn in your web for points and suggestions!

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English
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MLA Format--Top Header (page number)

How to add a header/page number to a paper in Word (MLA Format).

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English
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CRAAP Test--Finding Reliable Sources for Research Projects

How to find Reliable Sources for Research Projects.

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English
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Reliable Sources Worksheet for interviews, part 2--Multigenre Project

How to complete your Reliable Sources worksheet for Interview sources, Mrs. Geise's Multigenre Project

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English
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CRAAP Test for Interviews, Reliable Sources part 1--Multigenre Project

How to do your reliable source worksheet, CRAAP Test section. Mrs. Geise's class, multigenre project.

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English
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Interview Release Form--Multigenre Project

How to fill out the Interview Release form for your Multigenre project

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English
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Compound Interest Explanation--Personal Finance

Explanation for Mrs. Geise's Personal Finance Class

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Math
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Synthesis Paper, Step 5: Body Paragraphs

Check out this video to help you write your body paragraphs for your synthesis paper.

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English
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Synthesis Paper, Steps 3-5

This video will help you write your Synthesis paper on obedience to authority. Watch it after you have read all 3 articles and completed summaries and opinion paragraphs on each.

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English
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3. Writing Your Introduction--Hook and General Information (or Summary)

Use this information to help you write the introduction of your paper.

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English
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What is a Thesis?

Use this information to help you understand what a thesis is for a researched or other paper. Thanks to Tiffany Minton for the featured PowerPoint presentation!

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English
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3. Writing an Introduction: Thesis--Crucible Paper

This video will help you write your thesis for your Crucible paper. :)

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English
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4. How to Write a Body Paragraph--The Crucible Paper

This video explains how to write a paragraph using a paper about The Crucible as an example. It uses the claim, evidence, analysis method.

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English
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Creating a Web--Crucible Paper, part 2

Here is how to create an effective web for a MyAccess or analytical essay.

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English
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MyAccess Tips--Crucible Paper, part 1

Watch this video to help you succeed on your MyAccess essay.

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English
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Citing an Article/Essay/Chapter/Poem in a Book Anthology

This video will show you how to cite an article, essay, chapter, poem, or other small work featured in a book anthology. Mrs. Geise's class, April 11, 2014.

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English
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MLA Format--How to Set Up a Paper

This video shows you how to set up a paper in MLA format, the format used in most English and Social Studies classes. It goes through header format, font, spacing, and how to save it all to a template for future use. This video uses Word 2010.

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Education
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Reliable Sources Worksheet

This video is specifically for Mrs. Geise's English students. This explains how to complete your sources worksheet to document information on your sources and prove that it's a reliable source. Complete ONE WORKSHEET PER SOURCE as you find sources for your paper.

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Reliable Sources Tips--How do I Know if My Source is Reliable?

Finding reliable sources can be a huge problem in research papers. There's all kinds of information out there, but how do you know that information is reliable and can be trusted? View the following video on reliable sources to learn how to determine reliability through authorship, bias, and timeliness of the source.

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Why Wikipedia is a Bad Source for Research Papers

I know! I KNOW! You really like Wikipedia; however, your teachers are always telling you not to use it. WHY!? Don't they realize it's awesome!!? Well, students, there are some really good reasons why you shouldn't use Wikipedia in your research papers and I'm here to explain why. Watch and be converted!!

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How To
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Plagiarism--Dangers and How to Avoid

We all know plagiarism is bad and can result in zeros on assignments, office referrals, and a break down of trust between students and teachers, but what is plagiarism? How does one avoid plagiarizing? Watch this video to learn about plagiarism and some tips to avoid it. You might be surprised to learn that you may be plagiarizing and not even know it!!

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MLA Citation Video 1: Book Citations

Watch the following video to learn how to cite book citations for a researched paper. Create citations for your Works Cited page in English class or for your RAP paper.

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How to Create Internal Citations

In a researched paper and whenever you are using information from another source, you must use internal citations to show where that information came from. This video will show you what internal citations are and how to create them. Use this for your English classes and your RAP researched paper.

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MLA Citation Video 2: Internet Citations Using Easybib

Watch the following video to learn how to cite internet citations using the website www.easybib.com. Create citations for your Works Cited page in English class or for your RAP paper.

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