Persuasive essays sway the audience's thinking or actions.
Persuasive essays explain a topic or action.
Persuasive essays ask questions and then answer them.
A thesis statement is the way a writer introduces a thesis.
A thesis statement is the prompt for an essay.
A thesis statement is the main idea of an essay.
This is the 50th anniversary of the novel To Kill a Mockingbird.
Harper Lee wrote To Kill a Mockingbird.
To Kill a Mockingbird should be required reading for all students.
Provide a new strong idea.
Include a call to action.
Leave the reader wondering.