A thesis statement.
An opinion about the article, backed up with evidence and well-reasoned analysis.
The author of the article’s purpose in writing Background information on the author Brief overview of other, relevant scholarship
The body of the review should contain:
Points of argument to support your thesis
A logical development of ideas
A few quotes (2-3) and paraphrases from the article as pieces of evidence from supporting texts
Reference to images, charts, tables, figures, and how they supported the research. If there are none, would they have been useful to you in understanding the research design/method and the results of the data?
How does this article relate to the course texts and concepts?
How and why this supports the field of cognitive psychology.