Non-Fiction Writing BY: PAIGE (Author's Purpose (Entertain (I…
Non-Fiction Writing BY: PAIGE
"Water" is a important biography for many students to know.
DEF: A statement that can be proven.
In "Zlata" she says stuff like, "NO ELECTRICITY" or "NO WATER, NO FOOD." P.358
Cause + Effect
DEF: Show the relation among events.
In "Zlata" there was a war. P 352; ---are being badly shelled. Everything is being destroyed.
DEF: The overall feeling; created by 'Author's Style.'
In "Zlata" Zlata talks about "SHOOTING, SHELLING.." she is expressing her feelings about the war.
I couldn't find a direct quote from a story, but "Water" interested me. On P.381 Helen said, "I learned many great words that day. I do not remember what they all were; but I do know that mother, father, teacher, and sister were some of them."
In "The Shutout" it said "A few even made it to the majors.." (Black people) P.391
In "Zlata" the first whole paragraph on P.356 was saying about how she hated the war. Here are some quotes, "I am witnessing a ugly disgusting war."
In "Water" Helen said "Then my eyes filled with tears, for I had realized what I had done." P.381
DEF: The reason why they wright the story.
DEF: is the way he/she puts ideas into words.
In "Zlata" she says "But in the morning.." P.358 She has kinda of an informal way of writing.
DEF: Short entertaining stories.
In "The Shutout" it said "The history of baseball is difficult to trace because it is embroidered with wonderful anecdotes that are fun but not necessarily supported by a fact.
DEF: The organization of data; with numbers
P.396 In "Justice at Last" It said Jackie's hitting average was .387.
When Helen broke the glass, it really showed what our actions can cause. To us and to others.
"Water" and Helen are inspirational because it shows no matter how bad you are at anything that you shouldn't give up.
This influenced me because it told me how hard it is for people with disabilties.
"Water" showed how to be kind and patient through Annie.
DEF: Present details in time order.
From "The Backwoods Boy" it said 'Abraham was growing fast, shooting up like a sunflower.
Compare + Contrast
DEF: Shows the ways in which two or more subjects are similar of different.
In "Zlata" she compares Paris to her home town. The whole page is about her saying how great Paris is. P. 360 '
DEF: includes the Author's heritage, culture, and beliefs.
DEF: A belief or feeling that can not be proven right.
In "Justice at Last" It said "Now he was making history just by being on the field." P.396
ROLE OF AUTHOR
TYPES OF DETAILS