1. Study the question-circle key words. Ask, what is the question asking me to do?
2. Read text and underline information that can help answer the question.
3. Do first brainstorming regarding answer to question–initial hypotheses
4. Read question again and star the underlines that seem strongest evidence/information for question.
5. Expand or redefine brainstorming.
6. Plan essay
7. Write essay!!! 🙂