What Have I Learned? - Revisiting the Thesis
your draft of the whole assignment and complete the following
"After writing this draft, I now believe __________________."
Compare this sentence with your tentative thesis (See
"What's My Point?").
Modify your tentative thesis after you have considered these
- Have I discovered more perspectives on my topic?
- Do I now see that my topic is more complex than I thought
- Do I have a new emphasis, a different focus?
- Have I contradicted my original position?
- Have I discovered a whole new issue that's better?