Writing a Thesis Statement can be a daunting experience for many high school students. This easy to follow 9 slide PPT, will guide your students through the thinking and writing process of developing a thesis - teacher notes are beneath each slide. There are two examples of how a thesis is constructed as well as an activity that, guided by prompts, allows your students to work in pairs in writing a thesis and ultimately discussing outcomes with the teacher and the rest of the class.
Also included is an Essay template that guides the students through each stage of each paragraph which includes, topic sentence, introducing arguments, proofs and explanations as well as the steps in an Introductory Paragraph and Concluding Paragraph.
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