An invaluable resource for beginning or struggling essay writers, or SpEd students - and their teachers. Special education teachers will love this guide/handout/example document! Perfect as a modified mini-lesson.
-4 example essays -4 pages -Outlines for each essay (the recipe layout) -All essays and corresponding outlines are color-coded -The outlines work for any standard research/expository essay. Helps students see clearly where the following belong: *thesis sentence *topic sentences (underlined) *closing sentences *detail sentences
-Shows students the pattern of an outline embedded in an actual essay (the color-coding makes this easy) -This document will be wonderful in helping struggling students understand how the organization of an essay is done -Appropriate for middle school, or, high schoolers below grade level