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Basics of  a Good Paragraph

Basics of a Good Paragraph

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Author: Amy Clancy
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I can recognize the basic parts of a paragraph

I can develop a solid paragraph with the three parts: Topic sentence, supporting detail and closing sentence.

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Tutorial

Writing a Solid Paragraph

This tutorial uses an analogy for the parts of a good paragraph.

A Fun Song about the Parts of a Pargraph

Have a little fun. Loosen up! Listen to this song that points out the parts of a good paragraph!

Source: Paragraph Writing Song by Teachheath - Youtube

Building a Paragraph

This PDF moves from a poor paragraph to a fully developed paragraph with required parts- topic sentence, supporting detail and closing sentence. There is a closing activity to assess whether YOU can create a delicious paragraph!

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Source: Amy Clancy