BrainPOP

Types of Writing

Got something to write? In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby help you figure out what kind of writing style you should use! Learn how to tell different types of writing apart by paying attention to what the writing does. You’ll learn about the four main writing types, including one in which you try to sell an idea or topic; one in which you give the reader a clear picture of a person, place, or thing; one in which you tell a good story; and one in which you inform the reader about something interesting. So pick your writing type and get ready to write in style!

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