Taco Paragraph Writing

Taco Paragraph Writing
Taco Paragraph Writing
Taco Paragraph Writing
Taco Paragraph Writing
Taco Paragraph Writing
Taco Paragraph Writing
Taco Paragraph Writing
Taco Paragraph Writing
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When teaching how to write a paragraph, teachers usually go to the hamburger illustration to explain the components of a paragraph. Using the hamburger paragraph was not making a connection for me or my students, and there is only so many toppings kids use on their hamburger. I wanted to make it fun interesting and something my students could relate to.

That is when I created the Taco paragraph writing. This unit is divided into 6 lessons that teaches step by step skills that students will need to write a good meaty paragraph with many details.

This unit includes: Diagrams that show hand movements, taco paragraph writing chart and poster (you will have to glue the pages together to make the poster), 6 SIOP lesson plans, worksheets for students to practice each lesson, graphic organizers for writing a paragraph, and a template for students to write their own taco paragraph. To see a student example go to: http://thesmartshoplearning.blogspot.com/search/label/taco%20paragraph

Lesson 1: What is the Main Idea?-6 student worksheets
Lesson 2: What does not belong? - 5 student worksheets
Lesson 3: Topic Sentence - 4 student worksheets
Lesson 4: Supporting details - 2 student worksheets and 2 transition word charts.
Lesson 5: Closing Sentence- 2 student worksheets
Lesson 6: Put it all together- 3 different graphic organizers and taco paragraph template

The duration of this unit depends on the group of students and teacher. It ranges from 6 days to 6 weeks.

The preview file contains part of Lesson 1.
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50 pages
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