Hook: quote, question, fact, or story to introduce your paper
Author: who is doing the writing? why is this topic important to the writer?
Title: what is the tile of your essay and what does it mean?
Main Character: what is your essay about
A short summary: summarize your research and what your essay will cover.
Thesis: what is your thesis statement?
Why is this issue important to you? How is it important to global politics?
What is your research question?
Which political theory or concept does it connect to?
How does the issue connect to the global politics syllabus?
What is your methodology of engagement, citing primary and secondary sources?