Vocabulary
Type of reading skill
Type of writing skill
Application of a different reading skill
Application of a different writing skill
100

Nurture 

to encourage or support growth or success

100

central idea

an overarching message or truth that is specific to a text

100

objective summary

a brief account of the facts of a text

200

Alienation



state of being isolated or withdrawn

200

Rhetoric

 the art of persuasion

200

 purpose

reason to inform your readers

300

biodegradable

capable of being broken down into harmless components through natural processes

300

 problem-and-solution structure

identifying a problem and then offering one or more solutions

300

introduction

provide context and background about the topic

400

vigilant

keeping careful watch for threats or dangers

400

Theme

The theme can be shown but never explicitly stated; the reader has to infer it

400

Argument

 writing that emphasizes logic, specifically claims, reasons, evidence and, counterclaims

500

anarchy

a state of lawlessness and absence of government

500

claim

 the primary statement that is to be proved through the presentation of an argument

500

Thesis Statement

prepares the audience for the body of the essay

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