Informative Essay Remediation Handout. Using the Funnel Introduction ( Hook, Transition, Background Info, and Thesis Statement) and Conclusion format (Thesis, Summary, Connections, Big Picture Statement) this hand out is a step by step, fill in the blank, essay sheet. Body paragraphs show a place for students to write a topic sentence, evidence, elaboration, and a final concluding statement for the paragraph.
Great for students who struggle with essay organization. Handout includes a section for students to define the RAFT (role - audience - format - topic) of their original writing prompt. Five paragraph essay layout, can be modified to fit your student's needs.
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