Perfect Paragraphs Using "PEEL" Format
This one-time class teaches students to use the PEEL paragraph structure to write focused and detailed paragraphs.
New on Outschool
There are no upcoming classes.
learners per class
How does a “One-Time” class work?
Meets once at a scheduled time
Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Great for exploring new interests and different styles of teachers
How Outschool Works
There are no open spots for this class.
You can request another time or scroll down to find more classes like this.
Structure and focus are essential for effective academic writing. The "PEEL" format for academic paragraphs provides both! Class objectives and activities: 1 Students will analyze SAMPLE PARAGRAPHS to understand the elements of "PEEL": -Making a strong "point" or claim to provide direction and focus in a paragraph -Selecting "evidence" related to and supportive of the "point" of the paragraph -"Explaining" what is in the evidence and how it supports the "point" -Making a strong concluding...
Develop the topic with well-chosen, relevant, and sufficient facts, extended definitions, concrete details, quotations, or other information and examples appropriate to the audience's knowledge of the topic. Use appropriate and varied transitions to link the major sections of the text, create cohesion, and clarify the relationships among complex ideas and concepts. Establish and maintain a formal style and objective tone while attending to the norms and conventions of the discipline in which they are writing. Provide a concluding statement or section that follows from and supports the information or explanation presented (e.g., articulating implications or the significance of the topic).
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Feedback from teacher and students during class
1 hour per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Eric Spiecker: MA & Certificated
Reading & Writing Instruction
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
Hello, my name is Eric Spiecker. I have worked in secondary and higher education for over twenty-five years. For the past fifteen years, I have taught Honors and Advanced Placement English classes at a highly ranked high school in southern...