• 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?)

  • Family is very important in my life and knowing our backgrounds is necessary to learn where we come from.

  • My family is a big part in every person lives and is veryb important to know the paternal lineage, the maternal lineage, and also our current family’s story

  • My father’s lineage is all from Monterrey, Mexico

  • My great-grandparents and my grandparents from my father’s side and also my father they were all born and raised in Monterrey, Mexico.

  • My parental lineage are all Mexicans

  • My maternal lineage comes from a little town in Mexico called Los Aldamas, Nuevo Leon

  • My great-grandparents and my grandparents and also my mother were born in Mexico but my grandparents decided to move to Texas .

  • My mother lineage are Mexicans but also USA citizens

  • My current family’s story is that my mother was born in California and my father in Mexico so we are a mix of both countries

  • For example I was born in Mexico my sister in California and my brother in Texas.

  • Our current family is a little mix we have USA citizens but we are also Mexicans .

  • My family’s lineage is very interesting because we have both countries USA and Mexico in our heart

  • My mother and father lineage are a mix up of Mexico and USA

  • Family’s lineage is really important to our currents lives because is interesting knowing our backgrounds

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