Patterns of Organization for Essay Assignments Worksheet

Assignment Writing: Preparation

Practice with this Patterns of Organization for Essay Assignments Worksheet to get familiar with choosing patterns that best fit a specific topic. By completing 10 exercises, you are better equipped to match the right pattern to the right topic to create strong essays for assignment writing.

Patterns of Organization for Essay Assignments

Instructions

For each of the exercises below, consider the essay assignment topic provided, and pick the pattern of organization you think best fits the topic to create a strong essay. Explain your choice for each exercise.

  • Topic: Learning the cha-cha dance

    Pattern of organization?

    Explain your choice:

  • Topic: The evolution of the computer

    Pattern of organization?

    Explain your choice:

  • Topic: The best dance clubs in NYC

    Pattern of organization?

    Explain your choice:

  • Topic: Barack Obama’s rise to political power

    Pattern of organization?

    Explain your choice:

  • Topic: Your bravest moment

    Pattern of organization?

    Explain your choice:

  • Topic: Common attitudes toward exercising

    Pattern of organization?

    Explain your choice:

  • Topic: In-depth look at a character from your favorite book or movie

    Pattern of organization?

    Explain your choice:

  • Topic: How to play rock, paper scissors

    Pattern of organization?

    Explain your choice:

  • Topic: Hidden away in the back of the drawer…

    Pattern of organization?

    Explain your choice:

  • Topic: The Second Amendment of the U.S. Constitution and gun control

    Pattern of organization?

    Explain your choice: