Essay Structure

Introduction

                Concept statement -- Definition              

                Further Explanation

                Example for context

Thesis statement

Body Paragraph 1

                Topic sentence/Statement of the main point

                Example

                Definition/Clarification/Further explanation

                Conclusion to the paragraph/Transition sentence

Body Paragraph 2 --

Topic sentence/Statement of the main point

                Example

                Definition/Clarification/Further explanation

                Conclusion to the paragraph/Transition sentence

Body Paragraph 3

                Topic sentence/Statement of the main point

                Example

                Definition/Clarification/Further explanation

                Conclusion to the paragraph/Transition sentence

Conclusion

                Reminder of thesis statement

                Explanation of significance

Plea to audience for understanding/Ending statement/Good bye