The form of the essay should be about 5 paragraphs long.  The first paragraph introduces

The form of the essay should be about 5 paragraphs long.  The first paragraph introduces the topic and states your thesis statement. A thesis statement is the argument you will make.  This is the point of view that you will have to prove to be true based on the research you have done. The second, third and fourth paragraphs will contain the support you have for your thesis.  This is the information that you have gathered during your research. The final paragraph is a summary of your argument.  It should summaries your evidence and your thesis statement.
Five sources to be used for references to this paper.