Components of Writing




BD14582_types of writing BD14582_write a paragraph online (use the Demo)


What are you trying to say to your reader?

Do you write good ideas and give useful information?

Do you use detail in your writing so that the reader clearly understands what you are writing about?


Does your essay/report have 4 to 8 paragraphs?

Do you have an introductory paragraph?

Does each paragraph in the body develop an idea previously introduces? (using details and examples)

Does the concluding paragraph show analysis and reflection?

Do you have smooth transitions between paragraphs?

Does each paragraph have a topic and concluding sentence?

Style #1

Think about the language or words you use in your writing? Do you try using challenging words? Are your sentences simple or are they varied in length? Do your sentences use describing words?


Have you used correct grammar, punctuation, spelling, and sentence structure?

*  sentence practice

*  Verb tense, #2, #3, #4, #5, #6, #7

*  Homonyms ,#2, #3

*       Grammar - (learn, practice, practice #2,)

*       Grammar Blast -- Capitalization and punctuation (learn, practice, practice #2,)

*       Proof Reading - (learn, practice, practice #2,)


Poetry - Acrostic Poems, Limericks - Haiku Poetry Type - Cinquain Poetry Type - ABC poem


Persuasive Letter Game

Pursuasive Decision Making Quandary (Graphic novel, reads aloud, help make decisions)