Step 2 Body or Detail Sentences The body of the process paragraph is all about the steps. Readers generally look to the first few sentences in a paragraph to determine the subject and perspective of the paragraph. We have two main organizers a 1.
We use the model of a 1.
PLUS, the change in a matter of a few weeks is intense. A recipe, for instance, might instruct readers to cream butter and sugar together until the mixture is pale yellow; this specific detail tells readers what they need to know to successfully accomplish the process.
I mean BIG kids write paragraphs and now, we are writing them!!! Although this transfer from organizer to paragraph seems simple and intuitive, it does take explicit modeling — indenting the main idea, placing the sentences right after one another without skipping lines, etc.
First Name Email Address We use this field to detect spam bots. At this point weeks into paragraph writing, this is what our independent, work-on-writing paragraphs look like.
Although we know the basic paragraph outline, real authors change and adapt this format to meet their writing needs.