• Introduction (6-8 sentences)

  • Body Paragraph 1 (8-12 sentences)

  • Body Paragraph 2 (8-12 sentences)

  • Body Paragraph 3 (8-12 sentences)

  • Conclusion (6-8 sentences)

  • Lead-in (attention getter)

  • Build up to thesis statement

  • Thesis statement (main idea of the essay+essay map: main argument + the three points you’re going to discuss)

  • Topic sentence 1 (main idea of the paragraph)

  • Supporting details (2-3 examples to support your topic sentence)

  • Concluding sentence (wraps up paragraph and ties everything together)

  • Topic sentence 2

  • Supporting details

  • Concluding sentence

  • Topic sentence 3

  • Supporting details

  • Concluding sentence

  • Paraphrase thesis statement

  • Paraphrase topic sentences

  • Final thoughts (what do you want the reader to do/remember?)

{"cards":[{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fae","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628358,"position":1,"parentId":null,"content":"Introduction (6-8 sentences)"},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43faf","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628005,"position":1,"parentId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fae","content":"Lead-in (attention getter)"},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fb0","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628006,"position":2,"parentId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fae","content":"Build up to thesis statement"},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fb1","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628007,"position":3,"parentId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fae","content":"Thesis statement (main idea of the essay+essay map: main argument + the three points you're going to discuss)"},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fb2","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628008,"position":1,"parentId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fb1","content":""},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fb3","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628009,"position":2,"parentId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fb1","content":""},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fb4","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628010,"position":3,"parentId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fb1","content":""},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fb5","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628011,"position":4,"parentId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fb1","content":""},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fb6","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628012,"position":2,"parentId":null,"content":"Body Paragraph 1 (8-12 sentences)"},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fb7","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628013,"position":1,"parentId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fb6","content":"Topic sentence 1 (main idea of the paragraph)"},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fb8","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628014,"position":1,"parentId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fb7","content":""},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fb9","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628015,"position":2,"parentId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fb6","content":"Supporting details (2-3 examples to support your topic sentence)"},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fba","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628016,"position":3,"parentId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fb6","content":"Concluding sentence (wraps up paragraph and ties everything together)"},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fbb","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628017,"position":3,"parentId":null,"content":"Body Paragraph 2 (8-12 sentences)"},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fbc","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628018,"position":1,"parentId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fbb","content":"Topic sentence 2"},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fbd","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628019,"position":2,"parentId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fbb","content":"Supporting details"},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fbe","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628020,"position":3,"parentId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fbb","content":"Concluding sentence"},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fbf","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628021,"position":4,"parentId":null,"content":"Body Paragraph 3 (8-12 sentences)"},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fc0","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628022,"position":1,"parentId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fbf","content":"Topic sentence 3"},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fc1","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628023,"position":2,"parentId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fbf","content":"Supporting details"},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fc2","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628024,"position":3,"parentId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fbf","content":"Concluding sentence"},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fc3","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628025,"position":5,"parentId":null,"content":"Conclusion (6-8 sentences)"},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fc4","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628026,"position":1,"parentId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fc3","content":"Paraphrase thesis statement"},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fc5","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628027,"position":2,"parentId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fc3","content":"Paraphrase topic sentences"},{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fc6","treeId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","seq":628028,"position":3,"parentId":"54124b54f99783a551a43fc3","content":"Final thoughts (what do you want the reader to do/remember?)"}],"tree":{"_id":"54124b54f99783a551a43fad","name":"Blank Outline","publicUrl":"giselle"}}