This is a three page resource that teaches the TBEAR method of writing a body paragraph in a essay. TBEAR stands for topic sentence, background information. evidence, analysis, and return to thesis.
This resource contains one page that explains the process, one page which is an example of how to do this with an actual essay, and the last page is a practice page to have students fill out to practice this method.
You can use it with any article that you want to so it will fit with any reading you are doing in class.