Classification essay
Download
1 / 8

- PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 262 Views
  • Updated On :

Classification Essay . Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that's the stuff life is made of."  (Benjamin Franklin, from Poor Richard's Almanac ) . What does the word Classification mean?. Dictionary meaning . . . . .

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about '' - Donna


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
Classification essay l.jpg
ClassificationEssay

Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that's the stuff life is made of."  (Benjamin Franklin, from Poor Richard's Almanac)

Creator, José J. González, Jr.Spring 2002


What does the word classification mean l.jpg
What does the word Classification mean?

  • Dictionary meaning . . . . .

    . . . systematic arrangement in groups or categories according to established criteria.

    Does this definition make sense to you?

Creator, José J. González, Jr.Spring 2002


When you classify something you arrange a large group into smaller groups l.jpg
When you classify something, you arrange a large group into smaller groups . .

  • Before going to the grocery store, some of you might make a list. Some of you might even make a very organized, detailed list. The general category is food, yet in the grocery store you have

  • Dairy Products Produce Canned Goods

  • These are three major food groups under which you can list a variety of foods. Here we have began to classify food.

Creator, José J. González, Jr.Spring 2002


What can be classified l.jpg
What can be classified? smaller groups . .

Almost anything! The list is endless.

  • Cars Music Candy

  • Parents Newspapers Sports

  • Schools Buildings Countries

  • Cuisine Singers Actors

  • Comic books Days Seasons

  • Movies Oceans Clothing

Note that the subjects are general; this makes moving to the next step easier.

Creator, José J. González, Jr.Spring 2002


Let s take one of these subjects and see where it takes us l.jpg
Let’s take one of these subjects and see where it takes us.

  • Cuisine . . . manner of preparing food : style of cooking

We could easily make a long list of different foods which we have sampled: American Mexican Chinese German Cajun Tex-Mex Italian French

Creator, José J. González, Jr.Spring 2002


Let s take it a step further l.jpg
Let’s take it a step further us.

Note that you could also concentrate on one of these styles of cooking and you may come up with a more detailed essay depending on your knowledge of the subject.

Mexican

Norteño

Veracruzano

Michuacano

Creator, José J. González, Jr.Spring 2002


To view some sample classification essays click below l.jpg
To view some sample classification essays, click below. us.

Creator, José J. González, Jr.Spring 2002


Assignment l.jpg
Assignment: us.

  • Write a classification essay. But before you begin, let it me approve of the topic. If you begin well, all will end well.

Creator, José J. González, Jr.Spring 2002


ad