Constructing a Thesis Statement - Rivier University
These worksheets are intended to show students how to correctly construct a thesis statement, change first and second person pronouns into third person, answer questions and prompts in the thesis format, and identify a correct thesis. There are color coded instructions with additional notes to help students visually see the construction and then how they are segmented out for the topics of the body paragraphs.
CONSTRUCTING A THESIS STATEMENT - Writing Programs
Step 2: Put students into small groups and give them 5 minutes to construct a solid thesis statement in response to the essay question. The conversations that take place are incredible!
Strong thesis statements address specific intellectual questions, have clear positions, and use a structure that reflects the overall structure of the paper. Read on to learn more about constructing a strong thesis statement.