What? You must always paragraph extended written work.
A paragraph is a distinct section of writing, containing separate information and indicated by a new line.
Where? An essay in English Literature, Drama or Geography;
An extended answer in Business Studies, History or Music;
When explaining a process in Science, Computing or Art;
Your own writing in T & E, English Language or MFL.
… Basically, in all your subjects!
When? Remember TiP ToP.
Start a new paragraph for a new Time, Place, Topic or Person
Why? They structure your writing to:
- Help you organise your ideas;
- Show the reader a clear process;
- Separate out different bits of information or events.
How? PEE PEEL PEA PEAR PEARL PEACE
You must start with a POINT – an idea about the topic;
Then provide EVIDENCE or an EXAMPLE;
Then explain, expand, analyse, respond, link, comment:
whatever the question/task requires!
…then start your next point on a new line and create
a new paragraph!