1. Identify the Purpose of Thesis Statements
2. Predict the content of a paper based on the thesis statement
1. Last class, answers.
2. Introduction to Writer's Help
- Go to the Writer's Help website
- Let's search for 'Thesis statements'
- Table of Contents vs. Index
- Do an exercise on Thesis Statements in class
- I will give you this handout. With a partner answer the questions.
- With the same partner, work on this second handout
- (If time) In this shared google document, share your opinion about Ipads and other electronic devices.
Thesis Statements Handout 1
Thesis Statements Handout 2
Next Class: Review Thesis Statements, Strengthening Arguments
1. Make sure you have created a Box folder called ESL115C1netId and shared it with me!
2. Pick a Writer's Help topic to present in this spreadsheet. Choose by Monday.