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74 body paragraphs

How to Write Body Paragraphs

In this lesson, students learn tips for writing body paragraphs. They review the main components of body paragraphs and practice writing their own. They also learn about transitional phrases and topic sentences.

PDFs
  • 2–3 hours
  • 10 pages
Audio

This lesson does not contain audio.

Tasks
  • free writing
  • writing explanation
  • writing tips
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • writing practice
  • comprehension check-in
  • discussion questions
  • writing challenge
Vocabulary
  • transitional phrase
  • evidence
  • choppy
  • smooth
  • declarative
  • take a stand
  • testimonial
  • rule of thumb
  • citation
  • redundant
Grammar
  • transitional phrases