DIAGRAM OF AN ESSAY

 

To write an effective essay, first prepare an outline, using a form like the one below.

 

[Introduction]

Thesis Statement _______________________________________________________________

                 

                 

      

[Body]

Topic Sentence 1 _______________________________________________________________

                 

       Specific                 ____________________________________________________________

       Supporting           

       Evidence               ____________________________________________________________

 

 

Topic Sentence 2 _______________________________________________________________

      

       Specific                 ____________________________________________________________

       Supporting           

       Evidence               ____________________________________________________________

 

 

Topic Sentence 3 _______________________________________________________________

                 

       Specific                 ____________________________________________________________

       Supporting           

       Evidence               ____________________________________________________________

 

 

[Conclusion]

Summary and/or Closing Remarks