6th Grade Writing Assignments:
Step up to Writing
Topic Sentence: The main topic of the composition is stated.
Reason/Detail/Fact : Give the reader a main reason, detail or fact that relates to and supports the topic sentence. Use transitions (First,… First of all,… In addition,… Also,…) to start these sentences.
Explain/Example: Give an example for the statement made in the reason/detail/fact sentence.
Concluding Sentence: The topic is restated to remind the reader what the composition was about. (Begin this sentence with Clearly,… In conclusion,… All in all,…)