This six-page handout compares the parts of a paragraph to a "Hot Triple-Decker Cheeseburger" and explicitly instructs students with descriptions and examples on how to construct a paragraph using the five steps of the writing process.
Pages 1-2- Acronym to remember the parts of a paragraph and visual representation of the concept; Description and examples of each part of a paragraph
Pages 3-4- The five steps of the writing process and the development of a sample paragraph through each step
Pages 5-6- a graphic organizer students can use to develop their own paragraph through each step of the writing process. Great to use as an assessment, evidence for their writing portfolios, or differentiated instruction.
Hamburger Helper: The Parts of a Paragraph
by Reynolds Davidson
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