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Fishing for Readers: Identifying and Writing Effective Opening "Hooks"

Author: Sarah Dennis-Shaw

Good writers "hook" their readers in the very first sentences. In this lesson, students learn how to cast an attention-grabbing hook in their writing to effectively draw in readers' attention.

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