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  1. 1. ESSAY ORGANIZER Submit by Email Print FormSAVE TO YOUR COMPUTER BEFORE TYPING-COMPLETE USING ADOBE READER-SAVE OFTENYour Name Kassandra VazquezYour Topic Amazon Rainforest Type of Essay Persuasive / Argumentative Compare / Contrast Cause / Effect Literary Analysis Informational Interview Descriptive Evaluation Research Other Division and Classification Narrative Definition PersonalBRAINSTORMINGLink to your Mindmap http://www.mindmeister.com/30213383/amazon-rainforest OR Free Mind Map SitesAttach your Mindmap illustration file here Mind Meister Bubbl.us Mind42Thesis StatementNeed help?I believe that... The Amazon Rainforest is a very valuable part of our planet.* READ - Quick Note Is your thesis narrowly focused?You should test whether or not it is a thesisstatement by imagining the words, "I believe that" Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean?before the thesis statement.Those three words are not actually part of thethesis statement.Your Subtopics Do you know how many What makes it a top Topic Topic Topic History Of the Amazon species live in the twenty eight things to 1 2 3 rainforest? see? Most Important Topic / Strongest 2nd Most Important Topic 3rd Most Important Topic / Weakest Are your topics completely different? Are your topics interesting?
  2. 2. Topic 1 History Of the Amazon RainforestWhat is one good sentenceto introduce this topic to The Amazon Rainforest is a very historical geographical importance of our planet.your reader? Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean?Support #1 The amazon is the largest rainforest in the world. It covers about two million of the1-5 sentences surface of earth. It even cover eight countries!!Need a transition word?Source http://www.smithsonianmag.com/specialsections/lifelists/lifelist-amazon-rain-forest.html Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean? The Amazon Rainforest has many valuable sources available. One of these sources are Support #2 lumber, there is about a thousand acres destroyed a day. Lumber is the most valuable 1-5 sentences resource for Amazons basin. However the basin has other resources also, those include, Need a transition word? gold, tin, bauxite, copper, and many more minerals. Source Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean? Support #3 1-5 sentences The destruction of this unique forest is beginning to increase rapidly. Need a transition word? Source Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean? What is one good sentence to transition into the next paragraph? The destruction of this historical forest if effecting the environment. Need a transition word? Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean? QUICK PARAGRAPH CHECKLIST Is the information arranged from less important to most important? Does every sentence help support your topic? Does this information get you a step closer to proving your thesis? Do you provide sentences of different lengths and complexities in this paragraph?
  3. 3. Topic 2 Do you know how many species live in the rainforest?What is one good sentenceto introduce this topic to Do you know how many species live in the rainforest?your reader? Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean?Support #11-5 sentencesNeed a transition word?Source Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean? Support #2 1-5 sentences Need a transition word? Source Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean? Support #3 1-5 sentences Need a transition word? Source Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean? What is one good sentence to transition into the next paragraph? Need a transition word? Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean? QUICK PARAGRAPH CHECKLIST Is the information arranged from less important to most important? Does every sentence help support your topic? Does this information get you a step closer to proving your thesis? Do you provide sentences of different lengths and complexities in this paragraph?
  4. 4. Topic 3 What makes it a top twenty eight things to see?What is one good sentenceto introduce this topic toyour reader? Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean?Support #11-5 sentencesNeed a transition word?Source Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean? Support #2 1-5 sentences Need a transition word? Source Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean? Support #3 1-5 sentences No one is sure just how long this forest will still be here. Need a transition word? Source Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean? QUICK PARAGRAPH CHECKLIST Is the information arranged from less important to most important? Does every sentence help support your topic? Does this information get you a step closer to proving your thesis? Do you provide sentences of different lengths and complexities in this paragraph?
  5. 5. Introduction ParagraphNeed help?Ask yourself1) How can I get my readers attention?2) Imagine your reader knows nothing about your topic. What background information could I give my reader aboutmy topic?3) Why should the reader care to know this information?4) What is it you are trying to prove?Attention Getter1 Sentence What is the worlds largest forest?Need help?What was your attention getter? A Question A Quick Story An Interesting Fact A Quote A Shocking Statistic An Unusual Statement OtherBackground Information 2-5 Sentences- Introduce your topic, but not The Amazon Rainforest is the largest forest in the world. However it isyour thesis currently being destroyed daily. The destruction extends to over thousands of - Provide insider details that acres each day. There is no changing of the seasons in the forest. The Amazonwould help your reader better river will rise about 30 feet each year but it will go back down and it changesunderstand your topic, without the environment around it.providing information you arediscussing in your support. Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean?Why should your reader care?Complete this sentence..It is important that you read this It is important that you read this essay because it will give you someessay because... information on a historical forest that no one is sure will be there in fifty*Read - Quick Note"It is important that you read this essay because" years.is a way to help you word this sentence and those9 words should not be copied and pasted intoyour essay. Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean?Thesis Statement(paste the one you already The Amazon Rainforest is a very valuable part of our planet.wrote on page 1) QUICK PARAGRAPH CHECKLIST Did you avoid referring to yourself or your reader directly? Would you want to read your paper after reading your introduction?
  6. 6. Conclusion ParagraphNeed help?A conclusion should...1) Include a brief summary of the papers main points.2) Suggest results or consequences3) Leave a lasting impressionRestate your thesis in A unedifying part of our planet is The Amazon Rainforesta fresh, new way Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean?Summarize / Reflect / GiveFinal thoughts on Topic 11-3 SentencesNeed a transition word? Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean?Summarize / Reflect / GiveFinal thoughts on Topic 21-3 SentencesNeed a transition word? Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean?Summarize / Reflect / GiveFinal thoughts on Topic 31-3 SentencesNeed a transition word? Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean?Final Thought1 Sentence-Contains vivid language-Compound or Complex sentence-Leave a lasting impression-Sums up your essay in oneincredible sentenceNeed a transition word? Is your language at a high-level? What does high-level language mean? QUICK PARAGRAPH CHECKLIST Did you avoid referring to yourself or your reader directly? Did you feel your conclusion leaves the reader satisfied and impressed?
  7. 7. BIBLIOGRAPHY Copy and Paste your citations you created using Easybib You will be able to copy and paste this onto your Bibliography page. Save the Amazon Rainforest." Ask.com. Save the Amazon. Web. 22 Sept. 2009. <http:// www.ask.com/bar?q=amazon+rainforest&page=1&qsrc=178&ab=0&title=Save%20the%20Amazon% 20Rainforest%20|%20Amazon%20River%20-%20Rainforest%20Animals&u=http%3A%2F% 2Fwww.amazon-rainforest.org%2F Zielinski, Sarah. "Amazon Rainforest." Smithsonian.com. Smithonion. Web. 28 Sept. 2009. <http://Citations www.smithsonianmag.com/specialsections/lifelists/lifelist-amazon-rain-forest.html>.inAlphabetical Grolier, ed. "Agriculture." The Book Of Knowledge. S ed. 1998. 295-95. Print.Order Schreider, Helen, and Frank Schreider. Exploring the Amazon. National Geographic Society, 1970. Print. "Amazon." The Book Of Knowledge. A ed. 193-94. Print. Paragraph Organization- Copy and Paste your sentences in the correct order Paragraph 1- Introduction Paragraph 3 - Body Paragraph 2 Paragraph 5 - Conclusion - Attention Getter - Topic Introduction - Thesis Restatement - Background Information - Support 1 - Summarize/Reflect/Final - Topic 1 - Why should we care sentence - Support 2 - Summarize/Reflect/Final - Topic 2 - Thesis Statement - Support 3 - Summarize/Reflect/Final - Topic 3 - Transition - Strong Final Thought Paragraph 2 - Body Paragraph 1 Paragraph 4 - Body Paragraph 3 Final page - Bibliography - Topic Introduction - On a new page - Support 1 - Topic Introduction - Titled - Bibliography - Support 2 - Support 1 - Use citations created from Easybib - Support 3 - Support 2 - MLA Format - Transition - Support 3 - Alphabetized Before you submit checklist Is your paper in Time New Roman font? Do you proofread at least 3 times? Do you use 12 pt font and double space? Has someone other than you read this paper? Do I spell everything correctly? Did I put everything in my own words to avoid plagiarism? Did I check all punctuation and capitalization? Have I done my best? Did I rid my essay of unnecessary qualifiers like "Really" "Just" "Sort of" "Like" and "So" Do you get rid of BABY WORDS and use a thesaurus to enhance your language? mrdaley@mrdaley.com

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