Process Paragraphs Process Videos • http://www.metacafe.com/watch/308020/h ow_to_make_chocolate_cake/ • http://www.5min.com/Video/How-toChange-a-Flat-Tire-1526 • http://www.5min.com/Video/How-to-Makea-DIY-Mohawk-10869 Example Paragraph A Successful Dinner Party There is a great deal of preparation required in order to have a successful dinner party. First, you must decide on the logistics of the party. You need to know who will be there and when it will be. After you decide on a date and the guest list, you need to pick a theme. Will you have a Asian inspired feast, an American barbeque or a Latin fiesta? When you have decided on the theme, you can begin to create a menu. The menu should include items you can make a few days before and some quick items you can put together in a snap the night of the party. Two days before the party, you should make sure your home is prepared for guests. Do you have the food and other supplies you need? Finally, the night of the party, make sure you have enough time to prepare yourself before the guests arrive. Create a schedule so you can plan your time in the kitchen and your time to get dressed. All of these steps ensure that you will be a relaxed and carefree host, a clear indication of a successful dinner party. Notice the time words used to introduce a step in the process. How many steps are noted in this paragraph? Brainstorm on one of the following topics • • • • • • • • • • • • How to create a budget How to select an apartment How to travel with children How to argue and win How to shop for a used car How to quit smoking How to deter a mugger or attacker How photosynthesis works How to administer an IV How to lose weight How to make a dress How to build a deck Create a paragraph on a separate sheet of paper. Please follow paragraph guidelines. Submit the paragraph and your brainstorm. Sentence Problems • • • • • Second, the type of apartment you want? Making a dress is not what you think is easy. How to quit smoking take many steps. How to select an apartment The leaf has some water so, it combines with the hydrogen atoms, and the process, glucose is actually formed. • Also, materials or parts that the car will need, and how much money to spend. • Second need to have the right dimension of the body in order to buy the right pattern then start to line up the pattern. Student Example Paragraph How to lose weight Losing weight entails a lot of work, and here are some ways on how to lose weight. First, you must have your motivation why you want to lose weight. Your motivation can be a person, an event, or anything that can help you focus on your purpose. After knowing your motivation, you can now start eating wisely. You can choose eating healthy foods like fruit and vegetables, and try avoiding junk foods. When you have decided on eating a healthy diet, you can now decide to be more physically active. To be physically active means that you can do some exercises like jogging, playing your favorite sport, or doing things that will help you to be more energize. Finally, you should be happy for yourself. To be happy is being thankful of who and what you are. Losing weight can be a tough thing to do and these steps will help you to achieve and reach your goal.