Write your thesis statement here (one complete sentence that is not a question):Write paragraphs that respond to the questions below:
- What research question(s) led me to this thesis statement?
- What is my purpose in writing this paper?
- What do I already know about my topic? What are my feelings toward this topic?
- What do my readers already know? What are my readers’ feelings toward the topic?
- What do my readers need to know to understand my point?
- What information do I need to research and add to my paper?