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Hook the Reader with Best Launch for an Introductory Paragraph
There are good ways to start an essay and lousy ways. With this combination of 15-minute lecture and reference tool handout, students will learn four specific techniques to use to bust writer's block and bring their reader into their essay. Great ways to launch an essay are featured here with real-w
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Introductory Paragraph Writing Form
I have adapted and simplified a few writing strategies into one form for students to use! They can use this form for informational or expository writing prompts. The form tells students where and how to organize their ideas. If it is used with Grades 2-3, students can work on just paragraph struc
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Informative Essays - The Introductory Paragraph
Don't worry, be happy! Help your students learn how to write the first paragraph of their informative essays with this fun and upbeat PowerPoint presentation, complete with sound (who doesn't relax with a little Bob Marley during the transitions, right?). I use the Big, Bang, Boom method of essay wr
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Writing Introductory Paragraphs:  A Week of Bell Ringers
This lesson is designed to help students build knowledge about writing great introductory paragraphs using a Common Core basis. The lesson can be taught in one of three ways. One way is for you or a substitute to teach this lesson in one to two class periods. A second way is for you to divide the d
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Common Core: How to Write an Introductory Paragraph
This mini unit addresses how to write a strong introduction in preparation for the body of an essay. This product lists the Common Core Standards for teaching how to write an introduction, student objectives, teacher prep materials, the lesson procedures for two class periods, a focus lesson for stu
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Bump it Up! Writing and Improving Introductory Paragraphs
This lesson is designed to teach students how to write and/or improve an introductory paragraph for a fictional story. As a whole class, students will create an anchor chart and "Bump Up" a sample level 2 introductory paragraph to a level 3. The class example will become the basis for a bulletin
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How to Write an Introductory Paragraph
Note: Some of my products have some “out there” ideas. Make sure to look at the preview before purchasing. Everyone's classroom is unique and while these lessons work within my classroom, that may not be the case in another’s room. As a teacher, I can't tell you how many times my students have had
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Introductory Paragraphs
This common core composition mini-unit provides instruction materials, as well as scaffolded activities teaching how to write an introductory paragraph. This mini-unit is one of four which also include: thesis statements, body paragraphs and conclusion paragraphs. All of the paragraph lessons appl
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Introductory Paragraph Strategies
Presents 8 strategies for introduction paragraphs, each with fun, interesting examples. Also includes a section on what NOT to do in the introduction paragraph that troubleshoots common problems. Mentions the thesis statement and placement at the end of the intro. paragraph. The presentation is vi
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Introductory Paragraph Organizer
This graphic organizer helps students write an introductory paragraph. The organizer prompts students to write sentences in a specific order to create a clear and concise introductory paragraph. It includes a resource page for students, and a blank graphic organizer. The organizer is great for stude
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Introductory Paragraphs
This PowerPoint presentation will help you review what to include in an introductory paragraph of a nonfiction essay. It includes different hooks and key words to start a conclusion sentence.
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Editable Introductory Paragraph and Thesis PowerPoint
This is a very simple PowerPoint that goes over the basic format of writing an introduction paragraph including a thesis and also includes some "what not to do" tips! The PowerPoint is also editable so feel free to add, or take away! Let me know what you think and be sure to follow :)
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Writing an Introductory Paragraph and Article for Visual Learners
Writing an Introductory Paragraph and Article for Visual Learners is an instructional PowerPoint with simple directions. Helps students begin paragraph and describes the steps in creating a paragraph. Great for whole class or small group instruction. Great for visual representation. Grabber Topic
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Mini Writing Workshop: Introductory Paragraph
This is a teaching tool and guided writing lesson for writing introductory paragraphs. You can do this as a whole class to guide students. Great for EL's and struggling writers. It goes step by step on how to write a solid introductory paragraph for a 5 paragraph essay.
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Writing an Introductory Paragraph
This product walks students through the process of narrowing a topic and writing an introductory paragraph for an essay. Materials: This product includes the following: • Handout: Narrowing a Topic • Handout: Writing Introductory Paragraphs • Activity: Moving from General to Specific (cut & p
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Annotating Introductory Paragraphs
A collection of introductory paragraphs for students to read and annotate for the following elements: thesis, hook, connection.
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The Literary Essay: Writing the Introductory Paragraph
This PowerPoint lesson teaches students how to write the first stage of a literary essay: the introduction. It scaffolds all the steps of the introduction and provides specific examples strong and weak work. While the examples given refer to Romeo and Juliet, I have used this powerpoint with stu
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Introductory Paragraph Explanation and Graphic Organizer
A handout which offers a specific explanation of the purpose of each sentence in a clear, coherent, and effective introductory paragraph. These explanation narrative are accompanied by a graphic organizer which details the same information in a physical space. A basic example paragraph included o
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Narrative Introductory Paragraph - Steps, Examples, SHOW NOT TELL, Editing!
Writing an introductory paragraph for a narrative is not always easy. Adding the perfect combination of dialogue and detail AND using strong SHOW NOT TELL to set the scene are all challenges for students. Look no further than this resource for strong introductory paragraphs for narrative writers! In
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Narrative Introductory Paragraph Note Page
This note page includes instructions and guidelines for writing a narrative introductory paragraph. It covers the job of an introductory paragraph along information that can help guide a beginning writer. Also included on the page is a chart with types of "hooks" and examples. This resource is a
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Writing Introductory Paragraphs
Use this resource to help students create strong opening paragraphs. This mini unit utilizes interactive and engaging notes sheets with practice to ensure that students understand each part of the introductory paragraph, including several different leads and bridges. This product includes the follow
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How to Write an Introductory Paragraph for a Persuasive Essay
Need a straightforward and clear explanation as to what belongs in an introductory paragraph? This PowerPoint is for you. When my students start writing persuasive essays, I use this PowerPoint and note-taking guide as a mini-lesson on introductory paragraphs. Go through the Powerpoint, have student
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Writing Introductory Paragraphs
This is a power point for a lesson on writing an introductory paragraph for a literary analysis essay. It includes a connection to the previous lesson on thesis writing and several examples. Finally it gives a step by step process for how to write an introductory paragraph.
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Hooks: A Strong Introductory Paragraph
This is a mini-lesson designed to express the importance of differentiating the opening sentences of an introductory paragraph. The students should focus on alternate methods (i.e. dialogue, anecdotes, etc...) to engage the reader from the very first lines of a piece of writing. CCSS aligned lesso
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