The Process Paragraph Explained
A process paragraph explains how to
do something, create something, or understand something.
how to build a model plane,
how to write an essay.
Preparing a Process Paragraph
List the steps in your process from
beginning to end.
Make sure that:
all steps are included
they are in logical order
each step is clear
the last step shows the finished product
Making a Cake: A Process Example
Here’s a sample list for How to Bake a
mix the batter
bake the cake
remove cake from oven
frost the cake after cooling
eat and enjoy!
Assignment: A "How To" Paragraph
Write a paragraph of about 125 words that
shows the steps for doing something you know well.
State the purpose in your topic
Include every major step. Make sure each
step is in the correct order.
State the value of knowing this process in
your concluding sentence.