Presentation ~ above theme: "Building one Essay questions to questioning yourself and steps to take… composing Notes #2."— Presentation transcript:




You are watching: Questions to ask yourself when writing an essay

1 building an Essay inquiries to questioning yourself and steps to take… writing Notes #2

*

2 What is the prompt/reason for creating this essay? You need to understand the purpose of your writing prior to going front with any essay. Ex: Is Oedipus a disastrous hero?

*

3 What is your general solution to the prompt question? Yes/No/Maybe prior to you create anything, you must firm up what your straightforward answer come the prompt concern (hopefully a one-word answer, however don’t be afraid to take it a nuanced approach).

*

4 Why is the your answer? After offering a simple answer come the note question, you need to develop a an ext detailed response. Brainstorm or free-write any ideas connected to or conflicting with your answer. Then organize these thoughts into subtopics.

*

5 How can I support my answer? Just due to the fact that you have solution or opinion top top a subject does not make friend an authority on that topic. You must assume the there are multiple ways of comment an essay prompt, and you must realize the there space no exactly answers, just well and poorly- supported ones. Now you require to add sources of relevant facts and also data to your brainstorm/free-write reasoning.

*

6 exactly how do ns organize mine ideas and sources into an essay? utilizing an outline. Outlines come in a variety of shapes and sizes:

*

7 graphics Organizers

*

8 graphics Organizers Con’t. Simple 5-paragraph outline: I. Arrival A. Thesis explain (basic opinion or answer) 1. Subtopic 1 2. Subtopic 2 3. Subtopic 3 II. Very first Body i A. Restate Subtopic 1 1. Supporting information or instance 2. Supporting information or example B. Change III. Second Body paragraph A. Restate Subtopic 2 1. Supporting information or instance 2. Supporting information or instance B. Transition IV. 3rd Body paragraph A. Restate Subtopic 3 1. Supporting information or example 2. Supporting information or example B. Shift V. Conclusion A. Synthesis of subtopics as they relate come thesis

*

9

*

10 any kind of Questions? right here is the assignment: prize the complying with prompt by complying with the measures outlined in this presentation: 1- provide a general answer come the prompt. 2- Brainstorm any ideas you have about your answer and the notice topic. 3- Compile any type of research (facts and also data) tat you have to support your ideas about the topic. 4- Organize her ideas and also details/examples into a officially outline.

See more: How Much Corn To Plant Per Acre Planting Recommendations For Sweet Corn

The prompt: Is democracy a good type of government? Is it far better or worse 보다 a theocracy or monarchy? What about authoritarian or socialistic societies? protect your answer with three significant points.

*