The Crucible. Learning Goal: To be able to break down an essay question and effectively plan a response. Breaking Down An Essay Question. Practice Questions: ‘The play demonstrates the destructive nature of power.’ Do you agree?
To be able to break down an essay question and effectively plan a response
B – Book – one sentence introducing the Book or the central theme of the Book that you are focusing on
I – Idea – One sentence explaining the central idea or contention of your essay (your major point)
P- Paragraphs – One sentence for each paragraph explaining what you will argue in that paragraph