Beowulf : Essay Due Dates: If you are absent, you are still responsible for all due dates. No late work is accepted for any of the due dates.
Pre-Writing Guide & Thesis Statement Due (10 points): __________________
Pre-Writing guide on following pages
Includes web, outline, thesis, quotes
WRITTEN Draft Due (10 points): ____________________
___incorrect or missing title ___not double spaced
___spacing errors ___incorrect margins
Pre-Writing Guide Prompt: ___________________________________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Brainstorming: In the space below, create a web, list, or chart to organize your ideas. Be sure to include at least three main points for your argument and numerous specifics from the text to support each main point.
Rough Outline: Based on your brainstorming, create a rough outline for your paper below. Be sure to have at least three supporting ideas for each main point.
THESIS STATEMENT (What are you trying to prove?): _____________________________ ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Textual Support: Locate quotations in the textbook that illustrate your points. Have a balance of quotes for each main point in your argument – you may choose to include more than just six…this is only pre-writing. Include line numbers for each quote.