Essay Writing Essentials

 

1. _____Every essay should have a title, placed at the top middle of the page.  It should be underlined and it can be in bold type. Hint: The title should NOT just state the theme.  It should be catchy….even funny!

 

2. _____Every essay must have a THESIS, or main topic sentence. Hint: There should be a clever first sentence BEFORE the thesis sentence.

 

3. _____After the thesis, there should be THREE SUPPORTING POINTS or REASONS.

 

4. _____Each of the three supporting points must have a paragraph explaining them with examples or details.

 

5. _____Finally, you end with a conclusion which re-states your introduction in other words.

 

TIPS:

 

A. Each new paragraph must be indented.

B. Do not number your paragraphs

C. Essays should be double-spaced

D. Essays should be spell-checked.

 

HOMEWORK BOARD

 Oct 14

NOTICES:

WALKATHON GOAL: $3,480.00

 

CURRENTLY AT :$3850

 

WALKATHON!!! WE REACHED OUR GOAL!!! LET'S BRING OUR MONEY IN NOW!

 

 

RELIGION:

 

-Summerhill Biography (Wed)

-Gospel Writer's (and Apostles) Test (Tues)

MATH:

 

Mixed fractions questions (from the board ) #1-15 (Mon) 

 

 

HEALTH:

 

 

SOCIALS:

 

 

SCIENCE:

 -

 

LANGUAGE ARTS:

 

DRAGON'S DEN -Stage 3 is due on October 20th.

 

Writing- 2 pages of work done. (October 20)

FRENCH:

 

CAREER:

 

 

MUSIC:

 Test (Thursday)

 

EXTRA: