Writing Supporting Sentences Worksheet

Writing Supporting Sentences Worksheet

How to teach Writing

Using this Writing Supporting Sentences Worksheet, students write supporting sentences for each topic sentence below.

A paragraph should begin with a topic sentence, or main idea. The rest of the paragraph is comprised of sentences that provide specific details which support and develop the main idea. This worksheet helps your students write a good paragraph that contains transitional words that unify the sentences and create flow.

Read the topic sentences given. Then, write supporting sentences for each topic sentence below.


Other resources to use with this Writing Supporting Sentences Worksheet

If you are using this worksheet, your students are probably learning about writing paragraphs.

Use this Organizing Writing Paragraphs Worksheet as an additional resource for your students.

Introduce this worksheet by students sharing what they know about a topic. Have students tell a partner for 2-3 minutes. Next, ask students share how organized their information was. Students give ideas about how to make their paragraphs more organized.  Then, students complete worksheet independently or with a partner. Finally, students share their passages with a partner.

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