Include a statement on the historical significance of the topic and allude to its historical future. This addresses the issue “Why do we care?” and/or “What did this cause?” Final evaluation or judgment. Do not introduce a new thesis statement at the end.
Longer is not always better, learn to be concise.
Assume your audience has no knowledge of your topic; always fully explain everything.
Historical Essay: Grade Sheet
Please note- some items will not apply to all essay topics
Attach this sheet to the front of your essay before turning it in