Presentation Summary : Writing Topic Sentences Mini-lesson I took out some words Topic Sentences A topic sentence is a statement that tells what your paragraph will be about.
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Presentation Summary : The Topic Sentence “The Perfect Killer” The shark’s jaw is located far back beneath his long snout, but this does not prevent him from biting directly into the ...
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Presentation Summary : TOPIC SENTENCE 1. Clearly state the topic of the paragraph. 2. Clearly link the topic of the paragraph back to the thesis statement. 3. Make a smooth transition ...
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Presentation Summary : Writing Thesis Statements IEL086300 A topic sentence introduces the subject of a paragraph Example: John likes basketball for the following reasons.
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Presentation Summary : Topic Sentences: The Basics. A topic sentence serves to organize an entire paragraph, and you need to make sure to include one in most of your major paragraphs.
Source : http://www.westga.edu/assetsCOAH/writing/Topic_Sentences.pptx
Presentation Summary : Thesis Statement & Topic Sentence. Essays need to be clear enough for a reader to understand what they’re getting into in the first few sentences.
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Presentation Summary : The paragraph is a series of sentences developing one topic. The Topic Sentence The topic of a paragraph is stated in one sentence. This is called the topic sentence.
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Presentation Summary : Writing a Five Sentence Paragraph Created by Mrs. Hicks Begin with a topic sentence: State what the paragraph is about, the topic. Make it interesting.
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Presentation Summary : Thesis Statements, Topic Sentences, Transition Sentences, and Body Paragraphs The Ultimate Guide Thesis Statements A thesis statement is the single, specific claim ...
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Presentation Summary : Topic Sentences = Topic + Controlling Idea. Before writing any essay or even a paragraph, it is important to think, first about the topic and then what you want to ...
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Presentation Summary : Topic Sentences Step Up to Writing PPT by Connie Nelson Occasion/Position State the subject First part of sentence Example: When we watched The Incredibles, Tell the ...
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Presentation Summary : DESCRIBE Topic Sentences Lesson 1 What is writing and why do we write? What can we communicate through writing? What are some situations when writing is necessary?
Source : http://www.patrick.k12.va.us/documents/Topic%20Sentence%20Lesson%20UE%20.ppt
Presentation Summary : Writing a Topic Sentence Narrow your topic Focus on one idea Main Idea or Controlling Idea The topic sentence is usually the first sentence in a paragraph.
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Presentation Summary : Ask students to write a topic sentence and 3 detail sentences on the graphic organizer. Prep. Write a closing sentence at the bottom of a hamburger organizer worksheet.
Source : http://www.cds.hawaii.edu/writingmatters/teachers/Paragraph-Building-Activities.pptx
Presentation Summary : ... Example of a paragraph Components in a Paragraph Topic sentence Examples of Topic sentences Criteria for a Good Topic Sentence Criteria for a Good Topic ...
Source : http://courseware.nus.edu.sg/itself/files/es1000/Writing%20a%20body%20paragraph.ppt
Presentation Summary : The Topic Sentence The topic sentence gives the main idea of a paragraph. It is usually the first or second sentence of the paragraph– but not always.
Source : http://www.mpcfaculty.net/mark_jenkins/Organization/The%20Topic%20Sentence.ppt
Presentation Summary : Use Correct Paragraph Form Topic Sentence Three Examples Conclusion The Beginning - Your First Sentences Start with a topic sentence that uses the key words from the ...
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Presentation Summary : Writing your own “Topic sentence” or “Thesis statement” A topic sentence and thesis statement are each constructed in a similar way. They each have two parts.
Source : http://www.flightline.highline.edu/sowings/Engl091098/WritingSkills/PowerPoint/Writing%20Effective%20Topic%20Sentences10.ppsx
Presentation Summary : A Topic Sentence May Be Thought of as an “Umbrella” Statement Sample Paragraph Topic Sentence is Highlighted How can you recognize a topic sentence in ...
Source : http://www.mdc.edu/kendall/collegeprep/documents2/rea%20review%20materials.ppt
Presentation Summary : Use Correct Paragraph Form A paragraph includes: Topic Sentence Three “Showing” Examples Conclusion No paragraph should be less than five sentences.
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Presentation Summary : Practice with thesis statements and topic sentences. Why do you need to grasp these concepts? A working thesis statement and strong topic sentences are necessary.
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