Introduction (½ page)
This in-progress introduction contains an attention getter, appropriate entry to the topic, and research question(s)/research thesis.
Body (8-9 pages)
The body paragraphs contain the fully developed points/arguments. The structure of the body of the first full draft is indicated with APA headings that reflect the paper plan. The body also synthesizes multiple sources and cites definitions of key terms/ideas. It shows evidence of critical thinking and in-depth analysis.
Conclusion (½ page)
This in-progress conclusion restates the main points and/or answers the research question(s).
References (1 or more pages)
This is an APA style reference list, containing all and only the sources cited in the First Full Draft.