How is this all going to fit together to make an essay?

At this stage you should be scanning through your notes and selecting the best information for answering your essential question.Like fitting a jigsaw together (all the sky colour together, all the edge pieces etc.), your gathered information needs organizing into parts that will make up a persuasive essay.

How do I write a persuasive essay?

Ms. Smith will cover this in class. There are links to further information below.

From Assignment to Thesis Statement

Building an Argument

The tool below will literally build an essay for you. Follow the form, fill in the parts then print out your map. Of course you'll still need to type into essay form before handing in.

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