Opening Paragraphs. Start out with a WOW!. Definition. The opening paragraph in a conventional essay or composition .
Start out with a WOW!
(William H. Peltz, Dear Teacher: Expert Advice for Effective Study Skills. Corwin Press, 2007)
(Shelby Wilson, "Time for an Anthem the Country Can Sing")
(Dona J. Young, Writing From the Core: A Guide for Writing. Writer's Toolkit Publishing, 2009)
Title (subject of Outline)
A. Attention Getter (Hook)
C. Thesis (blue print opt)
A. Transition sentence/topic sentence