Start of with a clean topic sentence, mixed with a question to get the reader thinking. Then state a straightforward thesis, to make sure the reader gets the point of the essay.
Then provide a few facts on the topic. Remember essay is never about opinions
Go on to prove each fact with 3-4 evidences for each fact.
Have at least 2 solid proofs of your fact.
Then close off stating the same facts from the beginning, differently worded, and then end of with a question, something that makes the reader think