Follow Basic Essay Structure
INTRO: – Leading statements that orient the reader with the topic
– Introduction of the author and title of the work
– Brief overview of what the work is about (1-2 sentences max.)
– Supporting points (in the order they will be discussed)
– Thesis statement (the argument of your paper)
Body- Write at least 1 full paragraph for each of the points listed in the intro. Be sure to include a topic sentence at the beginning that references the point being discussed.
Conclusion- So what? Explain why readers should care, or what they should take away from your paper. Include thoughtful,ending comments (like a closing argument to a jury).
*** Be sure to back up your thesis with supporting quotes from the text. Make sure you have a title and a works cited. This essay is to be at least 1,000 words.