Topic Sentence and Body Paragraph: Essay Writing


Help your students master writing a topic sentence and body paragraph with this essay writing unit. This lesson will help your students improve their essay writing skills to write a well-developed and complete topic sentence and body paragraph.

This essay writing unit includes information about how to organize the body paragraph, provide supporting evidence, explain the evidence, and transition to the next paragraph. It includes everything you need for instruction including an editable PowerPoint presentation and student handouts to help guide them through the thesis statement writing process.

Here is what this writing unit includes:

  • an editable PowerPoint presentation for direct instruction
  • individual and group activities and practice
  • body paragraph organizers
  • guided body paragraph outline
  • student reference guides

The PowerPoint was created to be informative and engaging:

  • 28 slides
  • animated
  • color-coded
  • engaging
  • includes writing examples
  • includes good and bad examples

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Essay Writing Unit: Teach Your Students to Master the Essay

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