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This Writing ‘Recipe’ Helps Students Tackle the Five-Paragraph Essay (Video)

By Teaching Channel — August 22, 2018 1 min read

Dorina Sackman, a middle school teacher in Orlando, Fla., uses a writing “recipe” and manipulatives to teach her 8th grade English-language learners how to structure a five-paragraph essay. Students practice crafting a thesis statement and organizing three supporting arguments.


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