Objective: Learn the tricks that can take an essay from okay to amazing!
- Here’s our starting video: Mastering the Extended Response
Remember this Extended Response question? Today we’ll be working with it!
- Although brushes and combs are similar, there are three important differences.
- Although there are many differences between SUVs and sports cars, they are the same in important ways.
- Without elephants, the whole African ecosystem would collapse.
Hook Us! (JF): Write a sentence (or two) that would create a “compelling” first line for the extended response you almost wrote! (Check the graphic above or this link for the basics). (100+)
Three Part Conclusion (JF): Paraphrase the three part conclusion so that you remember it. Write a three part conclusion for the essay you nearly wrote!
Academic style “Do’s and Don’ts”? (JF): Explain the Do’s and Don’ts of academic writing. eg. “Do write objectively. Don’t use ‘I’ all the time.” <500+>
For an anchor chart that reviews the whole essay from end to end, check out the amazing Essaysaurus!