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Title and First Sentence

Reports have titles that tell the reader what they will be reading about.

The title will usually be a simple sentence to help the reader choose whether the report will give them the information they need. For example, if you were you looking for information about stars and planets, you wouldn't read a report called 'Big Cats that Live in the Jungle'!

The first sentence after the title will introduce the topic with a statement. This is usually a summary of what the report will be about.

For example, a report called 'Big Cats that Live in the Jungle', might start with the sentence;

'There are many different big cats living in jungles around the world.'

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