Jane Schaffer Writing Method

concrete detail (CD)
fact
commentary (CM)
opinion
topic sentence (TS)
first sentence and topic
conclusion sentence (CS)
last sentence and sums up paragraph
shaping the essay
done after prewriting, before rough draft
first draft
first version
final draft
final version
peer response
written response
chunk
1CD+2CM
weaving
the tying together of commentary and concrete details
ratio
the ratio is 1CD+2CM
essay
piece of writing that gives your thoughts about a subject
Introduction
1st paragraph, includes thesis
Body
Middle paragraphs, develops the point you want to make
conclusion
last paragraph and sums your ideas
thesis
sentence with a subject and opinion at the end of introduction paragraph
prewriting
process of organizing your concrete details (bubble clusters and outline)

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