During this phase, students should plan every aspect of the essay: Next, create an outline.
Typically, the persuasive essay comprises five or six paragraphs: If the essay is still missing the mark, take another look the thesis. Test it by writing a thesis statement for the opposing viewpoint.
In comparison, does the original thesis need strengthening?
We first introduce essay writing to students at the elementary level, with our Beginning Essay Writing course, where they will have an opportunity to write their first five-paragraph essay.
Our middle school online writing courses, Welcome to the Essay and Advanced Essay, teach students the fundamentals of writing essays, including the persuasive essay.