Writing Outline

Writing Outline, Lamperski

1st Paragraph: Grabber ______________________________________________________________________

·      Introduction of 3 Main Ideas:

 

            1-Main Idea ______________________________________________________________________________

 

            2-Main Idea _____________________________________________________________________________

 

            3-Main Idea __________________________________________________________________________

 

2nd Paragraph: Transition _____________________________________________________

 

·      First Main Idea____________________________________________________________________________

 

           1-Detail _______________________________________________________________________________

 

           2-Detail ________________________________________________________________________________

 

           3-Detail _______________________________________________________________________________ 

 

3rd Paragraph: Transition _____________________________________________________

 

·      Second Main Idea _________________________________________________________________________

 

            1-Detail ______________________________________________________________________________

 

            2-Detail ______________________________________________________________________________

 

            3-Detail_______________________________________________________________________________

 

4th Paragraph: Transition _____________________________________________________

 

·      Third Main Idea ___________________________________________________________________________

 

            1-Detail ______________________________________________________________________________

 

            2-Detail _____________________________________________________________________________________

 

            3-Detail _____________________________________________________________________________________

 

5th Paragraph: Transition _____________________________________________________

·      Conclusion: Restate your thesis or main topic in a different & fresh way (from intro).

          

             _________________________________________________________________________________________

 

        Summarize main topics ________________________________________________________________

 

            __________________________________________________________________________________________

*Wrap up your essay & give you a sense of closure. Make the reader glad they read it.

*Great writers make their readers think deeply &/ or have a strong feeling about what they read.