We'll look at two common kinds of essay in this set:
Rationale has essay planning templates of both these kinds
The essay planning tool is easy to use. You follow these steps:
Step 1. Switch to the Essay Planning pane or select its icon below the Building Pane
Step 2. Select an essay planning template, drag and drop it onto the workspace
Step 3. The essay is generated in the Preview pane
Step 4. Save (export) your essay plan in Word or other word processing software. The exported document has additional guidance on how to flesh out an essay.
Try this now for yourself, using one of the 'filled in' examples
© Austhink 2007. Rationale Exercises version 0.1, Sep-07
Note: these exercises are undergoing continual improvement. Next time you come back they might be a bit different.
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