Formula Essay Assignment

C OMM 1 7 1 Formula Essay Assignment ( 2 0 %)
In completing this assignment, students should eb able to accurately structure a five paragraph essay; recognize dan edit sentence structue accordingly; aply documenting standards toownwork; evaluate the importance fo nalytical readng; and undersand the impotance fo unity and coherence in essay writing .
The C OMM 1 7 1 Formula Essay Assignment (2 0 %) will be released o n Saturday, April 4 th at 1 2 :0 0 pm and is due o n Monday, April 6 th at 1 2 :0 0 p m.
The Formula: Check each box with a ( ✓ ) o r ( ✗ ) a s you complete it. ❏ B e sure to include a title page and reference page ( 2 separate pages);
❏ The introductory paragraph should include: ❏ a n attention-getter ( hook) ❏ relevant background information ❏ a three-point thesis statement
❏ The first body paragraph should include a topic sentence introducing main point 1 , support for your claim (x3 ) , and a concluding sentence ( 5 -7 sentences);
❏ The second body paragraph should include a topic sentence introducing main point 2 , support for your claim (x3 ) , and a concluding sentence ( 5 -7 sentences);
❏ The third body paragraph should include a topic sentence introducing main point 3 , support for your claim (x3 ) , and a concluding sentence ( 5 -7 sentences);
❏ The concluding paragraph should briefly summarize the main points. The final sentence o f the concluding paragraph should include a memorable statement;
❏ Throughout your essay, refer to the reading a t focus a t least two times. B e sure to properly cite the author in a n A PA format.
❏ The five paragraph essay should b e well-organized, unified, cohesive, and b e approximately 7 5 0 words in length ( 3 pages double-spaced). Please refer to the essay rubric o n eC eten n ia l for further expectations.