Point (parenthetical documentation) a. Explanation/sub point b. Explanation/sub point 2. Point (parenthetical documentation) a. Explanation/sub point b. Explanation/sub point III. [Main idea] A. [Topic] 1. Point (parenthetical documentation) a. Explanation/sub point b. Explanation/sub point 2.
Must include a cover page that includes: Name of paper Student's name Course number and name Instructor's name Date submitted Must include an introductory paragraph with a succinct thesis statement. Must address the topic of the paper with critical thought. Must conclude with a restatement of the thesis and a conclusion paragraph. Must use APA style as outlined in your approved style guide to document all sources. Must include, on the final page, a Reference List that is completed according to APA style as outlined in your approved style guide.
Name______________________________ Period________ Write your thesis statement here. It should be one sentence and include both the name of the story and the author. Remember that the titles of short stories are indicated by quotation marks (like this: “The Cask of Amontillado”). Use the sample thesis statement on the other side as a model. Write a complete sentence that explains each of the main points you want to make in your essay to support your thesis.
Be sure to provide textual support to buttress each of your claims. 2. Select one of the prompts to serve as the basis for a persuasive PowerPoint. Take a firm stance on the prompt and create a 10 slide PowerPoint supporting your position. You should have an introductory and conclusion slide, as well as 8 body slides showing material from the play to support your thesis/argument.
Topic sentences state the point you are trying to prove in your paragraph. Be sure that it relates directly to your thesis. Then support your topic sentence with evidence—details, examples, reasons, facts, stories, numbers, quotations, etc. If you include any information from another source, introduce the source to readers (like “According to an article in the Wall Street Journal…”), use quotation marks around quoted material, and include citations in APA format. Click the Reference tab above and then “Insert Citation” to have Word format this for you.