How to Write An Introductory Paragraph & Thesis for an Essay Video 3.3

How to Write An Introductory Paragraph & Thesis for an Essay Video 3.3

Author: Nichole Carter

At the end of this tutorial you should be able to:

1. Identify the components of an intro.

2. Practice Writing an Intro.

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  1. Watch the video and take notes

  2. Write your summary and HOT question


Click here to download the guided notes if you haven't already.

Video file instead of youtube for tonight's homework!

Source: Created by Nichole Carter

How to Write an Introduction in an Essay

Learn the components of an intro paragraph, practice a three point thesis statement, and practice writing an intro paragraph on information given in an outline.

Source: Created by Nichole Carter using prezi, and screencastomatic.com

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