This PowerPoint presentation provides a basic explanation of what to include in an introduction, a definition of a thesis statement, a step-by-step process for brainstorming for a thesis statement, and a list of syntax patterns for good thesis statements.
A 13 minute video (45 minutes with worksheet pauses) accompanies this presentation.
The worksheet is available to download as a supplemental file.
Argondezzi, Talia, "Generating a Thesis Statement" (2017). Writing and Speaking Pedagogy Resources. 4.
Worksheet for Generating a Thesis Statement
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