Sarah Pilcher ENC1102 Day Month Year Word Count: Title 1. Introduction a.

Sarah Pilcher
ENC1102
Day Month Year
Word Count:
Title
1. Introduction
a. Content that grabs reader attention
b. Background information about rhetoric and/or text
c. Introduce the text’s title and author’s full name
d. Thesis Statement (models below; choose ONE):
i. [“Text”] argues [argument] through the use of [rhetorical appeal 1] and
[rhetorical appeal 2].
ii. [“Text”] uses [rhetorical appeal 1] and [rhetorical appeal 2] to demonstrate
[argument].
iii. Although text does not rely heavily on [rhetorical appeal 1], the author
convincingly maintains [argument] through the use of [rhetorical appeal 2]
and [rhetorical appeal 3].
2. Body Paragraph
a. Discussion of text’s argument
b. Brief summary of text (include only information important to your argument)
c. Include at least two citations
3. Body Paragraph
a. Claim about the text’s use of rhetorical appeal 1
b. Support from text; include
at least two citations
Above is an example for Sara to go by to do her outline