Procedural Writing Procedures are written to explain how something is done, in a series of sequenced steps. They are organised by goal, material, method and evaluation. Features of procedural writing include: detailed factual description, reader referred to in a general way (draw a line), linking words to do with time, tense is timeless.
How to Make Pancakes Ingredients: • 1 cup flour • 1 tablespoon sugar • 2 teaspoons baking powder • 1/4 teaspoon salt • 1 egg, beaten • 1 cup milk • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
Method: 1. Mix the flour, sugar, salt and baking powder in a bowl. If you have a whisk, use it, and make sure the batter it is well mixed. 2. In another bowl, beat the egg then add the milk and oil. Mix until it is thoroughly combined. 3. Add the wet ingredients to the dry ingredients and whisk them together for about a minute. The mixture should be a bit lumpy. 4. Heat a blob of butter in a large frying pan. 5. Pour about a third of a cup of batter into the pan. If you want larger pancakes, pour more. For smaller pancakes pour less batter. 6. It will take about two minutes to cook the first side. You will know it is cooked when bubbles that will form on the top. 7. Flip it over and let it cook for a minute more. When the pancakes are golden brown, put them on a plate and enjoy.