This resource includes what you need to teach students the format of a five paragraph essay. There are writing organization pages for each of the five paragraphs and a variety of activities to choose from for teaching different components of an essay. This includes a rap that helps students remember everything they need to do when writing a five paragraph essay. (Audio file included!)
What does this resource contain?
-Step-by-step writing organizers for each of the five paragraphs
-An example essay
-A color-coding activity for learning and identifying the necessary components of an essay
-Types of hooks & writing hooks activity
-Word choice activity
-Essay Writing Vocabulary (terms such as introduction, topic sentence, main ideas, etc.)
-Vocabulary/Definition matching activity (The vocabulary matching game is its own PDF in the zip file due to needing to be landscape direction.)
-The Five Paragraph Essay Rap & audio file
-Teacher information pages for you about the resource and ideas for how to use it
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