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My 1st grade son needs to write a paragraph but is having a very hard time grasping the concept. How can I help him with this? He doesn't under stand that the paragraph has to blend/flow and be about the same topic all the way through. What shoudl I do?

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    Teaching him a basic outline like what I wrote above.

    Level 1 sentences = main idea
    Level 2 sentences = reason why main idea is true
    Level 3 sentences = example to prove reason correct

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