Draw three to five lines branching off from this topic and write down your main ideas at the ends of these lines.
Draw more lines off these main ideas and include any thoughts you may have on these ideas.
Writing an essay often seems to be a dreaded task among students.
Whether the essay is for a scholarship, a class, or maybe even a contest, many students often find the task overwhelming.
Use either an outline or a diagram to jot down your ideas and organize them.
To create a diagram, write your topic in the middle of your page.
The Essay Writing course is a college-prep course that will explore the essay writing process from the pre-writing stage to the revision stage.
Students will work weekly practicing and mastering each step of the writing process before moving on to the next step.
Unit 3 – Writing the Introductory Paragraph Students write a structured and exciting introductory paragraph that leads up to the thesis statement.
Unit 4 – Writing the Body Paragraph Students learn to write well-structured body paragraphs that include a focused topic sentence, specific supporting details, and transitional phrases that all work to support the thesis statement.