This simple exercise can be used for independent classwork or homework. It emphasizes the sequential steps involved in making something - anything from a sandwich to a doghouse! Sentence frames scaffold the writing process, structuring a multiple-sentence descriptive paragraph with opening and concluding sentences and transitional words. Students can use language skills to share and compare their compositions. Very young students would need adult guidance and assistance. This version specifies the use of present tense verbs. Let me know if you'd like any modifications, and I'll see what I can do!