Thesis Statement Practice
(Part I) - WK 4
Carefully read the writing prompt and the Bad Thesis Statement. Then, rewrite a
Good Thesis Statement. State the subject and tell the author’s purpose for writing or the
point to be proved. A good thesis statement will directly respond to each part of the writing
1. Writing Prompt:
Describe how television commercials influence children.
2. Writing Prompt:
Explain why young people especially enjoy hobbies.