How to Write a Paragraph teaches students the fundamentals of paragraph writing. Students learn the basic structure of a paragraph—topic sentence, supporting details, and clincher or concluding sentence.
The lessons are structured so that students learn about paragraphs by writing paragraphs of various types. As they complete the exercises, students will learn how to brainstorm their topic, create an outline, write their paragraph, and edit their writing.
Paragraph Structures Included
This text covers six different types of paragraphs:
• The Descriptive Paragraph
• The Biographical Paragraph
• The Cause and Effect Paragraph
• The Comparison Paragraph
• The Contrast Paragraph
• The “How to” Paragraph
Unlike other paragraph writing curricula, How to Write a Paragraph teaches students to write basic paragraphs based on information from their own experiences or from subjects they’re studying in school.
This curriculum is suitable for all students that need to learn or review the fundamentals of paragraph writing.