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This essay will be 5 paragraphs Introduction (1 paragraph) Body paragraphs (3) Conclusion (1 paragraph)

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Introduction Thesis statement

One sentence that tells the reader what the paper will be about.

Attention Getter

Found at the beginning of the introductory paragraph. This sentence or sentences grabs the readers attention. Can be a quote, a fact, a story, etc.

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Body Paragraphs Three paragraphs

Each body paragraph should support a topic mentioned in the thesis.

Transitions

Be sure to use transition words

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Conclusion

One paragraph

Do not bring up any new information

Leave the reader with something to think about

Re-state the thesis

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Capitalization, Spelling, and Grammar

Please make sure you proofread your paper

Type your paper in a WORD doc and then copy and paste it into the course player

Read your paper aloud

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Essay Checklist

Use the essay checklist provided on the course player.

Check your grade to see what you earned. You may have an opportunity to fix any errors and earn more points.

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5 W’s and H

Who What Where Why

How

Lesson 11

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Lesson 12 Organization of text

Vocabulary Visual images Figurative Language Persuasive Language

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Author’s Purpose

Lesson 13

Life and Times of Author Influences Thoughts Prior Knowledge Call for Action Feelings

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Lesson 14

Making Connections

Why is it important Benefits of reading Connect with your life Universal meaning What’s important Who benefits

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Lesson 15 5 paragraph essay Putting it all together Adding information from Lessons 11-14