What Do We Know About the Schaeffer Writing Method for Persuasive Essays?

On your personal learning blog,

  • Please create a post called “The Schaeffer Writing Method/ The Persuasive Essay: What I Know”
  • Please create a new category called Writing; please file your post in this category.

In this post, please answer these questions (you may answer as single sentences; you may also number your answers if you prefer).

1.What purpose does the thesis serve in a persuasive essay?
2.How do the topic sentences relate to the thesis?
3.How do the concrete details relate to the topic sentence?
4.How do the commentaries relate to the concrete detail?
5.How does the wrap-up sentence relate to the body paragraph?
How will this organizational method (shaping sheet) help you improve your writing?
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s