|ASK QUESTIONS TO DEFINE YOUR TOPIC||Or A 'concept map' may be helpful:|
Who? What? Where? When?
Why? How? So What?
What is the definition?
What other words could be used to research this topic?
What are some causes ?
What are some results or consequences ?
What larger social or political issues are related to this topic?
This is a persuasive or argumentative essay. Think of it as a conversation with a classmate in which you're trying to get him or her to agree with your point of view. Providing evidence in support of your claim is essential to making a convincing argument. In addition, you can consider opposing arguments and address them in your paper.