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1 T-Chart Explained

2 Are the writing blues getting you down?

3 Never Fear!! Super Writer is here!

4 I’m Super Writer, the writing rescue hero. I fly into classrooms everyday to help millions of students all over the world learn to LOVE writing.

5 Are you ready to Be in charge of your writing destiny. Come on, I’ll show you how!

6 When I step up to writing, I say when to GO!! SLOW DOWN!! STOP!!! And, when to GO BACK!!!

7 Write a topic sentence

8 Give a reason, detail, or fact.

9 Explain. Give an example.

10 Remind the reader of your topic.

11 You can be a writing super hero too! All you have to do is

12 OK, let’s get started!!!

13 If your paper looks like this, you are ready to begin! T RDF E E E E C

14 First, come up with a catchy topic sentence.

15 Swimming is a good way to beat the heat.

16 Next, give a reason, detail, or fact (RDF) to support your topic sentence.

17 Swimming is a good way to beat the heat. Swimming laps

18 Then, give 2 explanations for your reason, detail, or fact.

19 Swimming is a good way to beat the heat. Swimming laps Good exercise Improves swimming skills

20 Now, give ANOTHER reason, detail, or fact (RDF) to support your topic sentence.

21 Swimming is a good way to beat the heat. Swimming laps Good exercise Improves swimming skills Playing

22 Next, give 2 MORE explanations for your NEW reason, detail, or fact.

23 Swimming is a good way to beat the heat. Swimming laps Good exercise Improves swimming skills Playing Diving and jumping Racing and other games

24 Finally, remind the reader of your topic. Use new words to restate your topic sentence.

25 Swimming is a good way to beat the heat. Swimming laps Good exercise Improves swimming skills Playing Diving and jumping Racing and other games Playing in the pool is enjoyable

26 Now, let’s turn our T-Chart into a paragraph!

27 Some Transition Words  First-Another-Next  First-Second-Third  One-Then-Another  A good-A better-The best  One-Another-Finally  One-One other-Along with-Last  First-In addition-Equally important

28 Some More Transition Words  To start-Furthermore-Additionally-Last  To begin-At the same time-Finally  As soon as-Next-Later-In the end  Initially-Then-After That  To begin-Then consequently

29 Conclusion Words IIn conclusion CCertainly DDefinitely TTo sum up CClearly ssurely

30 You are now ready to write your first paragraph. Be sure to use complete sentences, and catchy words!

31 Going swimming is one of the best ways to beat the heat during the summer. One good thing about swimming is doing laps in the pool. Swimming laps is great exercise! It also helps you improve your swimming skills. The best thing about swimming, though, is playing around in the pool! I love to do jumps and dives off of the diving board. Also, when there are more people swimming, you can play games and have races. Clearly, there is no better way to avoid the summer heat!.


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