Lesson 6: The Dreaded Outline

Overview

Wrap up the pre-writing process by showing students how to create an outline. Students organize the evidence and arguments on their idea webs into an outline that acts as a road map for their essay. This lesson teaches them to start their outlines from the middle, then shows them how to add information for the introduction and conclusion.

Learning Objectives

The student will:      

  • Identify the relationship between information on an idea web and information on an outline.
  • Organize the information on an idea web into an outline.