Excellent for even "big" kids - college and graduate students: How To Write An Essay (+exercise). This is an excellent site for english teachers! So many work sheets and activities for every grade level!
Opening & closing a piece of writing. Then, outlines 7 ways for students to write introductions that grab the reader's attention and 5 ways for them to write conclusions without resorting to tired and boring methods. Examples are given for each method.
Conclusions can be tough to write, but they are so critical to an essay: the equivalent of a dessert after a meal, leaving a final impression on the reader. This lesson introduces students to conclusion paragraphs through a relatable metaphor