I. Introduction……with thesis statement at end. Make sure it is a thesis that indicates that you are classifying something!
II. Unit 1 on Gospel/Christian Music
(Remember you are classifying types, not specific items within a type) ***Note: Please feel free to use name of artists, songs, etc in examples***
A. Topic sentence
B. Example 1, details. More than 1 sentence! (Ex: can be Praise and Worship)
C. Example 2, details. More than 1 sentence! (Ex: can be Traditional Gospel)
D. Example 3, details. More than 1 sentence! (Ex: can be Contemporary Christian Music)
E. conclude and transition to Unit 2
III. Unit 2 on Jazz Music
transition from last paragraph
SAME as Unit 1 breakdown
IV. Unit 3 on R&B (Rhythm and Blues) Music
SAME as Unit 2 breakdown
V. Conclusion, tying the units back together as a classification, with follow up comments, remind the reader about what they have been reading.