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Academic writing is not a random act; it is planned exercise with a purpose that is executed through an appropriate organizational plan. When assigning essays or writing activities, you might use the information in the following sites to clarify your own goals and to direct students to organizational plans that work for the writing purposes you have in mind.

A critical part of organizational planning and successful essay writing is the thesis statement. The links below review the concept of the thesis statement, offering and critiquing a number of examples.

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