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Week 3 Essay #3: Relationships

I. Introduction Paragraph
A. Introduce book, including title and author
B. Introduce essay topic (relationships)
C. Introduce what relationship/s you will be discussing
D. Introduce the two things you want to talk about with the
relationship/s (see questions on essay sheet)
E. Transition to first body paragraph
II. First Body Paragraph
A. Introduce the relationship/s you will be discussing
B. Describe who is involved in the relationship/s and how the
relationship/s came to be (background info about relationship/s)
C. Include a quote THAT IS INTRODUCED AND PUNCTUATED
CORRECTLY and shows an example of the relationship/s
D. Explain the quote
E. Transition to second body paragraph
III. Second Body Paragraph
A. Introduce the first thing you want to talk about with the
relationship/s (from intro paragraph D)
B. Explain your ideas about the first thing youre talking about
C. Include a quote THAT IS INTRODUCED AND PUNCTUATED
CORRECTLY that demonstrates what youre talking about
D. Explain the quote
E. Transition to the third body paragraph
IV. Third Body Paragraph
A. Introduce the second thing you want to talk about with the
relationship/s (from intro paragraph D)
B. Explain your ideas about the second thing youre talking about
C. Include a quote THAT IS INTRODUCED AND PUNCTUATED
CORRECTLY that demonstrates what youre talking about
D. Explain the quote
E. End with a prediction about the future of the relationship/s and why
you think this
V. Conclusion Paragraph
A. Remind the audience of the title and author of the book
B. Remind the audience of the topic
C. Summarize the description of the relationship/s
D. Summarize the two things you chose to talk about regarding the
relationship/s
E. End with a thought-provoking statement, question, or quote
**Edit, revise, and PROOF-READ your essay before turning it in
CONVENTIONS COUNT!**
Remember to write in 3rd person (no I or you) and support your
ideas with text!!