We found 60 resources with the keyterm introduction
Thesis Statement + Projected Plan = IntroductionLesson Planet
5th - 12th
Set up your writers for writing strong introductions with a formula for putting together supported thesis statements. This reference page breaks the process down and provides an example of how to compose a thesis statement, develop a...
Revision Checklist for the Accordion EssayLesson Planet
4th - 8th
Encourage your class to revise their writing and check over their work by requiring them to complete an organization checklist. The checklist, created specifically for a accordion-style essay, asks writers to look over their formatting,...
Write an Introduction Including Specific Details About a TopicLesson Planet
8 mins 4th CCSS: Designed
The fourth in a series of 6 lessons digs into the all-important task of writing the introduction to an explanatory essay. A review of the writing process and how to create topic sentences kicks off the learning. Then, writers are...
Write an Introduction for an Informational TextLesson Planet
5 mins 4th CCSS: Designed
Start your informational essay off right with a strong introduction, the focus of the sixth of nine videos on using text resources to write an essay. In particular, it discusses how to structure the paragraph around a great hook to make...
Grab a Story and Go!Lesson Planet
3rd - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Multiple heads are better than one! Learners pair up to write short stories that have three solid paragraphs: the introduction, body, and conclusion. To keep all learners on track, the teacher times each segment. Consider including time...
Writing the Five Paragraph Essay: Some basic rules for writing that you should always follow!Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
Need a quick review of the format of the five-paragraph essay? The strength of this presentation is in the color-highlighted examples used to illustrate the terms. Consider adding additional slides that provide a model of a complete essay.
Fun Along the Way: Technology and the Teaching of World LanguagesLesson Planet
4th - 6th
Students record themselves saying basic biographical facts about themselves: : what their names are, where they live, how old they are, what languages they speak, and what activities they like to do. They practice their presentational...
Persuasive Practice: A Mt. Rushmore AdditionLesson Planet
5th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Budding authors research a US President and persuade the National Park Service to add him to Mt. Rushmore. In addition to the persuasive essay, individuals are required to develop a visual presentation using a web-based software that...
Perspectives and Point of View: Task 2 and 3Lesson Planet
6th CCSS: Designed
An effective argument must be backed up with supporting details and facts. Sixth graders use The True Story of the Three Little Pigs to formulate a personal opinion of the wolf's portrayal of the events. They compose a persuasive letter...
The "Write" Stuff: Strategies and Conventions for Imaginative WritingLesson Planet
A comprehensive and immersive series of lessons that examines various aspects of story development leads learners into writing a narrative of their own. Writers develop an understanding of the writing process as they use the learning...
Writing: Essay Introductions and ConclusionsLesson Planet
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Middle schoolers use writing techniques worksheets to help them identify the components of the introductory, body, and concluding paragraphs of an essay. After this guided practice, they craft their own concluding paragraphs and exchange...
Six-Trait Writing Lesson Plan: OrganizationLesson Planet
4th - 8th
Having a firm grasp on organization can help young authors write with purpose. Using this resource, they list the components of a narrative which include an introduction, body, and strong conclusion. They discuss how to implement these...