These visuals utilize the concepts from Step up to Writing, and displays the process for writing a paragraph.
-Page 1: the "heart sentence," or topic sentence. It is represented by a green heart, symbolizing to start writing a topic sentence.
-Page 2: the "star idea," or a big idea. It is represented by a yellow star, symbolizing to slow down, and give a reason or fact that supports the main idea.
-Page 3: A reminder to "stop" and give more detail.
-Page 4: The "Wrap-up," or closing sentence. It is represented by a green present to remind students to wrap up their paragraph, and go back and remind readers of the topic sentence. It is green to match the topic sentence.