An essay class to help students write an essay. We will go through how to research which material to include, and how to organize ideas and information so it looks professional. We will go through what vocabulary to use and how to edit your work. We will also spend some time looking at Works Cited (bibliographies) to examine what kinds of sources we should be using,and how to document them at the end of our papers. A smalle,r mini unit will be spent on looking at proofreading and grammer.
How to find information: using peer reviewed sources, making meaning from others' words, how to avoid plagiarism, and how to do an essay outline. We will cover topic sentences and quotations (how to put other people's words into your sentences without plagiairizing).
High school English students
Anyone writing an essay.
10 years tutoring primary, secondary and university. I have taught American curriculum and am familiar with IB.