What is a Paragraph

This lesson explains what a paragraph is and gives the main function of each part of a paragraph–topic sentence, detail sentence, and conclusion sentence, along with an example of each one:

Activity Link Description
#1 Video This video explains what a paragraph is and introduces the parts of a paragraph.
#2 Video Notes As you watch the video, use the Video Notes to record notes and answers to the practice questions.
#3 Digital Practice Use these digital questions to practice paragraph basics.
#4 Practice Worksheets Plus Worksheet (set) 2, and for more challenging vocabulary Worksheet (set) 3 and Worksheet (set) 4.These fantastic worksheets from Mrs. Copeland Samarica, Adele Fiderer, and Kocaeli University provide excellent practice identifying and practicing parts of paragraphs.
#5 Quiz Give this quiz from Skillswise to check the learners’ comprehension of subjects and identify areas that need further explanation and practice.