Week 2 Discussion
“Thesis Statements” Please respond to the following:
- After reading Chapter 16, what did you think of the steps for writing a thesis? Explain at least one (1) benefit of using this strategy.
- From Chapter 2, what prewriting technique do you plan to use to help you write your thesis? Why have you selected this prewriting technique?
- After reviewing the example thesis statement provided in the “Sample Student Essay – Thesis Statement,” discuss what you noticed about its structure, style, tone, and placement. Explain whether you found the statement effective or not. Support your opinion with at least two (2) specific examples.
- After viewing the video in the Instructor Insights for week 2, how prepared do you feel to write your draft thesis this week?