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Character Essay by Mind Map: Character Essay
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Character Essay

Body Paragraph

Transition

Choose from list of transition words

Topic Sentence

Should be arguable - a strong opinion; not a fact.

Should support the thesis

Lead-in to quotation

Quotation with citation

Should prove/give evidence to support the topic sentence

Analysis of Quotation

Should explain why this particular quote supports the topic sentence and/or thesis.

Introduction Paragraph

Juicy Attention Grabber

Provocative statement or question, or relevant quote from an outside source.

Should make the reader want to know more.

Thesis Statement

Must be arguable - a strong opinion.

Must directly address the prompt.

Must address the prompt directly.

Conclusion

Counterargument

Should anticipate what others might argue against thesis.

Rebuttal

Should respond to counterargument with forceful support of thesis.

Resummarize thesis

Should use new language to sumarize the thesis.

Chewy conclusion

Should leave thre reader with something to think about in relation to the thesis.

Body Paragraph 3

Transition

Choose from list of transition words

Topic Sentence

Should be arguable - a strong opinion; not a fact.

Should support the thesis

Lead-in to quotation

Quotation with citation

Should prove/give evidence to support the topic sentence

Analysis of Quotation

Should explain why this particular quote supports the topic sentence and/or thesis.

Body Paragraph

Transition

Choose from list of transition words

Topic Sentence

Should be arguable - a strong opinion; not a fact.

Should support the thesis

Lead-in to quotation

Quotation with citation

Should prove/give evidence to support the topic sentence

Analysis of Quotation

Should explain why this particular quote supports the topic sentence and/or thesis.