(1) A clear introductory paragraph that addresses directly the question posed by the instructor;
(2) A body of factual examples that support your thesis; these examples may be drawn from
either the assigned readings or footnoted sources researched independently by the student;
(3) A coherent paragraph structure that emphasizes your main points.
(4) A succinct concluding paragraph. Posted threads drawn from the work of another must be
appropriately cited; plagiarized threads will be penalized