Conclusion Paragraphs: Practice with 4 essays. Great for beginners, review, and sub folder.
This seven page document has four separate assignments in it. Each contains a five paragraph essay - but none have conclusions. Students' task is to write a conclusion for each essay.
-Appropriate for grades 6-8 if students are roughly at grade level in writing skills.
-In the first essay, the thesis is underlined, in the introduction, for the student. The three subsequent essays ask the student to locate and circle the thesis. -The first two essays have titles, the 3rd and 4th essays do not and ask the student to create a title. -One essay is a student written essay (grade 7).
-There are a few other tasks asked of the student in some of the essays (such as underline topic sentences). -Keys, when applicable, are provided. -Great for the sub folder if students already know the basics of essay writing. -One a day for four days in a row provides good practice at this tough task.