Five-paragraph essays are incredibly useful in two situations — when writers are just starting out and when a writing assignment is timed.
The five-paragraph essay has three basic parts: introduction, body, and conclusion.
Keep your laundry and your paragraph points separate!
) The conclusion is the last paragraph of the essay.
Be sure that each sentence in the paragraph directly addresses both your topic sentence and your thesis statement.
If you have a point to make that is not directly connected to the topic sentence, it does not belong in the paragraph.
This paragraph brings the essay to a close, reminds the reader of the basic ideas from the essay, and restates the thesis statement.
The conclusion should not contain new ideas, as it is the summation of the content of the essay.
Of these, tent camping involves "roughing it" the most, and with proper planning the experience can be gratifying.
Even with the best planning, however, tent camping can be an extremely frustrating experience due to uncontrolled factors such as bad weather, wildlife encounters, and equipment failures.