Presentation on theme: "DEFINITION ESSAY You can use these strategies of definition to write a well organized and supported essay."— Presentation transcript:
1DEFINITION ESSAYYou can use these strategies of definition to write a well organized and supported essay.
2FUNCTIONThis strategy helps the reader understand how the concept (idea) functions or operates in the real world. It may be what the idea does or it’s intended use. It is usually the action or “verb” aspect of the idea.
10NEGATION STRATEGY FRIEND LIAR BULLY SOMEONE WHO INTENTIONALLY HURTS YOUSOMEONE WHO CANNOT BE T RUSTEDSOMEONE WHO MAKES FUN OF YOU
11NOW IT’S YOUR TURNUSING THE 3 STRATEGIES OF FUNCTION , EXAMPLE AND NEGATION ,WRITE A FULL RESPONSE TO ANSWER THE QUESTION,“WHAT IS A HERO?”
12How to organize your essay 1st paragraph: Intro with thesis statement. Thesis statement answers the question:What defines a hero (to me)Thesis statement: The controlling idea of your essay.Include the 3 points you will make in your essay.
132nd paragraph: Use the Function strategy of defining 3rd paragraph: Use the Example strategy4th paragraph: Use the Negation strategy5th paragraph: Conclusion
14Label the paragraphs:F for FunctionE for ExampleN for Negation
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