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How to Write an Essay Outline

Discover how you can easily handwrite a five-paragraph essay outline, convert your handwriting to text using the Bamboo Spark notes app and quickly export via email, Evernote, Dropbox or other note taking apps.

Begin by turning on your Bamboo Spark. Open the smart notebook and press the center button. Follow this five-paragraph essay format when writing your outline:

  1. Introduction
    1. Grab reader’s attention
    2. One-sentence thesis statement (sums up your argument in one sentence)
  2. Body
    1. First main idea
      1. Supporting evidence #1
      2. Supporting evidence #2
      3. Supporting evidence #3
    2. Second main idea
      1. Supporting evidence #1
      2. Supporting evidence #2
      3. Supporting evidence #3
    3. Third main idea
      1. Supporting evidence #1
      2. Supporting evidence #2
      3. Supporting evidence #3
  3. Conclusion
    1. Restate your thesis argument
    2. Write an insightful sentence to end the paper (tie supporting details back to your point of view)

Once complete, press the center button. Open Bamboo Spark notes app and export to text. Send via email.

Life Hack note taking with Bamboo smartpads

A must-have for every college student.

Life Hack note taking with Bamboo Spark

Life Hack note taking with Bamboo smartpads

A must-have for every college student.

Turn your handwritten notes and sketches into digital files. With Bamboo smartpads and the Wacom Cloud, your notes are quickly and easily made shareable by email, and ready to save on Dropbox or Evernote.

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