Prompt starters

is there a list of possible prompt starters and how to go by them like, for example, evaluate the extent to

I would start with contextualization and then go into my thesis using the following fill-in-the-blank phrase: Because of ______, _____, and _____, therefore, _____. This works especially well for “evaluate the extent” prompts.

CollegeBoard has been using “evaluate the extent to which…” for a while now.

Use the historical thinking skills to then evaluate the extent to which…
Historical thinking skills include:

compare/contrast
cause/effect
changes/continuities over time

Good luck tomorrow!

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