Learning Objectives : Learning Objectives To recognize common academic thought patterns
To use thought patterns to focus your reading
Patterns: A focus for Reading : Patterns: A focus for Reading Commonly used academic thought patterns
Several ways the patterns can work
Commonly used academic thought patterns : Commonly used academic thought patterns Definition
Order or sequence
Cause and effect
Comparison and contrast
Several ways the patterns can work : Several ways the patterns can work Patterns provide a focus on reading by enabling you to anticipate the author’s thought development.
Patterns help you remember and recall what you read.
Patterns are useful in your own writing.
Definition - Transition words : Definition - Transition words Genetics is…
Patronage refers to…
Aggression can be defined as
Deficit is another term that…
Balance of power also means…
Classification – transitional words : Classification – transitional words There are several kinds of chemical bonding ..
There are numerous types of ..
Reproduction can be classified as ..
The human skeleton is composed of ...
Muscles comprise ..
One type of communication ..
Another type of communication ..
Finally, there is ..