Traditional College Essay
Break down one topic into three subtopic to fit the five paragraph model.
Paragraph 1: Attention grabber and thesis statement (state topic of paper)
Paragraph 2: Deal only with subtopic one
Paragraph 3: Deal only with subtopic two
Paragraph 4: Deal only with subtopic three
Paragraph 5: Restate thesis and sum up
General Topic: Time Management
Specific Topic: Ways to Manage Time
Study right before and after every class
Use to do lists to prioritize
Work on difficult subjects first
Thesis: To manage my time better, I will study right before and after every class, use to do lists to prioritize, and work on the most difficult subjects first.
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