In this step, you name your strengths and weakness so you know exactly where you stand walking in. Break your questions down. Third, you will need to organize those three items effectively. But not all of us are born gifted writers.
All this should take you no more than 10 or 15 minutes. In this case, you can see five discrete categories, each with its own stakes, and the number value that corresponds to your performance: The prof will take the rubric and keep it within reach while grading.
Craft a strong opening sentence that will engage the reader. Do you have a clear, arguable thesis statement? I have a 3-week timeline you can follow when writing a research paper.
Take a look at the first section of the assignment sheet.
If my argument seems to take a turn, mid-stream, does my thesis anticipate that turn? Which three categories are you going to absolutely kill in?
Without a well-thought-out thesis statement, your paper is likely to end up jumbled and with an unclear purpose. If you look at the above examples, each of them makes a specific point about the topic.