Hill_The_Bean_Trees_Essay_Outline_Pre-AP - Jacquez Hill Ms.Williams Pre-Ap English Honors 1 The Bean Trees Final Essay outline English 1 Pre-AP Use this

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Jacquez Hill 1-29-20 Ms.Williams Pre-Ap English Honors 1 The Bean Trees Final Essay outline English 1 Pre-AP Use this to create your rough draft. RD due Thursday 1/30 Paragraph #1—Introduction (4-6 sentences) Prior to thesis (4-5 sentences): Funnel intro—start general (on a universal note) and get more specific. Begin with a bang! Thesis: In the novel, The Bean Trees by Barbara Kingsolver, through the chapters Taylor grows a great deal. She takes on a huge responsibility of caring for a child that doesn't even belong to her. Having no experience in motherhood, she muddles through the best she can, as all mothers do. The friends that she has had along the way help teach her about love and responsibility, and those friends become family to her and Turtle. Having no experience in motherhood, she muddles through the best she can, as all mothers do. Paragraph #2—1 st Body Paragraph (11 sentences) 1--Topic Sentence: Throughout The Bean Trees, the women throughout the novel form fast friendships and become important support networks for one another. 2--Intro to CD : For example, Taylor tries to learn how to live with a child that has been given to her unexpectedly, but with the help of her friends, Lou Ann and Esperanza, the three women fight to find a better future, not just for themselves, but also for one another. 3--CM#1: So basically, Taylor, Lou Ann, and Esperanza have many similarities with being a mother or mother figure, but they find their common bond in motherhood which is trying to help each other raise a child in an abnormal or uncommon family setup. 4--CM#2: Each of them is going through an issue that has been forced upon them. 5--Intro to CD (For example, as stated in the text, according to, etc) + CD#2: As stated in the novel the author embraces this with ,”When Taylor gets into her car to leave, the woman follows her and sets a baby down in the passenger seat, telling her to take it.

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