The paper is to be written in MlA format with app research in the essay on Psychosis in the news. I will leave the rubric in files and the syllabus…..
A bunch of cool stuff
· Background about the setting, author, etc.
· Very short plot summary – MAXIMUM 3 sentences
· Conflict: What the main character wants / needs
· THESIS Statement: Introduce the MAIN IDEA of the entire paper
· Body Paragraph 1
· Topic Sentence – supports THESIS + covers all ideas in paragraph
· 3 pieces of evidence.
■ Each piece is 1 moment in the text
■ Explanation of evidence
· Concluding sentence – rephrases Topic Sentence
· Body Paragraph 2: Same as Body Paragraph 1, but about a DIFFERENT idea
· Body Paragraph 3 – Same as Body Paragraph 1, but about a DIFFERENT idea
· Summary of main ideas of essay
∙ Include In-text Citations and Works Cited using MLA format.
∙ Check your English. Get help from WLC / WriteAway. Use a spelling and grammar check software ∙ Write in a formal academic style. Don’t write: “a bunch of cool stuff”