Topic Sentences in Paragraph Writing Print and Digital Distance Learning

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3rd - 6th, Homeschool
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Teaching Topic Sentences is made much easier with this ready to teach unit in two versions: print and digital for Google Classroom™ (and other platforms). It includes practice for each of the five types of topic sentences presented, a topic sentence game, as well as review sheets and more to help your students write better topic sentences to introduce paragraphs.

This unit contains: Print and Google Classroom Versions

Topic Sentence Types Posters

Power Number Worksheet

List Statement Worksheet

Two Nouns and Two Commas Worksheet

Occasion/Position Worksheet

Get Their Attention Worksheet

Review Worksheets with all sentence types (3)

Graphic Organizer to Practice One Topic with Five Topic Sentences

Card Sorting Matching Game

Topic Sentence Posters (6)

Answer Keys

Teacher Notes (3 detailed pages full of information)

Teacher Notes for Digital including all LINKS, plus step by step instructions for how to create an assignment for Google Classroom™.

One of the review sheets centers around the story of how chocolate chip cookies came to be. The story is also included and I always bring in chocolate chip cookies on this lesson day for a special treat.

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Other resources included in the Complete Paragraph Writing Bundle can be seen here: (All are print and digital)

Paragraph Color Coding and Outlining

Transitions in Writing Packet

Conclusions Packet: Paragraph Writing

Why you'll love this resource:

  • Directly teaching the skill in isolation allows your students to more fully understand how to create a topic sentence before being asked to write one.

  • The print and digital versions make it easy to assign and plan for the classroom, homeschool, or distance learning.

  • The worksheets give your students concentrated practice with this skill, while working on it in a variety of activities.

  • Students are shown how to write five different types of topic sentences.

  • Your students will love the topic sentence game!

  • The topic sentence posters provide a nice visual reference for students!

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