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					            Greek Essential Question Essay Example Outline
       How does the power of thought change the way people live?

Please use the example below to guide you in writing your essay answering
the essential question above. You may use my exact thesis statement, but
   the rest of the writing needs to be in your own words and thoughts.

 I.     Introduction Paragraph (Use a question)
        A. Lead
           Without the power of thought our world would be very boring.
           Can the power of thought change how one lives?

        B. Thesis Statement
           The thoughts of Solon, Pericles, and Herodotus changed the
           lives of the Ancient Greeks and ours today.

 II.    Body Paragraph #1 (Solon)
        A. Topic Sentence
           Solon saved Athens from civil war and is considered to be the
           father of Democracy
           _______________________________________________
           ____       ______________________________________

        B. Detail #1 (freed citizens that had become slaves) 
                                                           ______________ 
           ____________________________________________________________ 
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        C. Detail #2 (Cancelled all debts) 
                                ________________________________________ 
           ____________________________________________________________ 
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        D. Detail #3 (saved Athens and impacted me….) 
                                                    ___________________ 
           ____________________________________________________________ 
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        E. Concluding Sentence
           Without Solon our lives……                       ___________ 
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III.   Body Paragraph #2 (Pericles)

       A. Topic Sentence
           Pericles believed in the four principles of democracry that……
          _________________________                               ______ 
          ____________________________________________________________ 

       B. Detail #1 (Explain Principles #1/2)
                   .________________________________________ 
          ____________________________________________________________ 
       C. Detail #2 (Explain Principles #3)
                   .________________________________________ 
          ____________________________________________________________ 

       D. Detail #3(Explain Principles #4)
          ____________________________________________ ___ 
          ____________________________________________________________ 

       E. Detail #4 ( Explain impact Pericles had on Greece and you
          today….)
             ______________________________ ______________ 
          ____________________________________________________________ 


       F.  Conclusion (Pericles changed the lives of …..) 
           ____________________________________________ ___ 
           ____________________________________________________________ 


IV.    Body Paragraph #3 (Herodotus)
       A. Topic Sentence
          Herodutus is considered the father of Greek history, he
          has……..    _______________________________________ 
          ____________________________________________________________ 

       B. Detail #1
                                          ______________________ 
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       C. Detail #2
                                        ______________________ 
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     D. Detail #3
                                        ______________________ 
        ____________________________________________________________ 


     E. Detail #4
        _______________________________________________
        _______________________________________________

V.   Conclusion Paragraph
     A. Restatement Thesis
        The thoughts of Solon, Pericles, and Herodotus changed the

        lives of the Ancient Greeks and ours today.

     B. Detail #1
                                        ______________________ 
        ____________________________________________________________ 



     C. Detail #2
                                  ______________________
        _______________________________________________

     D. Detail #3 
                                                 ___________________ 
        ____________________________________________________________ 
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     E. “Wrap Up” Sentence
        Without the power of thought our world would be……………..____ 
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