The Illustration Paragraph
Module Seven Objectives
The purpose of this module is to teach you three ways to support the topic sentence in an Illustration Paragraph: (1) a topic sentence supported by only one detailed example, (2) a topic sentence supported by two or more examples, (3) a topic sentence supported by a narrative. You will write an Illustration Paragraph (Writing Assignment #3) that demonstrates the proper use of one of these ways of supporting the topic sentence and fulfills the criteria given below. Also, in your own writing and/or in writing samples provided, you will identify and correct subject/verb (present tense) agreement errors; you must also achieve at least 70% accuracy on a subject/verb (present tense) agreement test.
Topic: Choose a topic from page 75 in Evergreen.
The Illustration Paragraph should meet the following criteria: