FREE Topic Sentences Activity! I wrote eight short paragraphs and taped them each to a bag. Then, groups went around the room and wrote topic sentences for each of the paragraphs. They put their sentences in the bags, and later we pulled them out and read the huge variety of topic sentences that they had written. It was a super successful lesson, and it connected well with our main idea reading skill, too!
This is a 10 slide PowerPoint presentation that demonstrates a "grabber" topic sentence that captivates the reader's attention. There is a topic sentence worksheet provided that matches the presentation. Animated graphics have been included the lesson to keep your students' focus they learn about topic sentences.
Teaching Topic Sentences is made much easier with this 27 page set.It includes worksheets for each of the five types of topic sentences presented, as well as review sheets and more.Specifically this unit contains:Power Number WorksheetList Statement WorksheetTwo Nouns and Two Commas WorksheetOccasion/Position WorksheetGet Their Attention WorksheetReview Worksheets with all sentence types (3)Keys Card Sorting Matching Game and KeyTeacher Notes (2 detailed pages full of information)One of the r...