Greetings, students! We are going to dive head-first into essay writing. You will be responsible for planning, writing, and submitting your essay in two ways. You will maintain a writing portfolio (class folder) and submit essays to Edmodo and via Classzone Essay Smart. To achieve a high score, you must plan your essay, have focus, organization, support, and proper conventions. Let’s look at some of the anchor papers from last year. Notice how the essays are written which received higher scores vs. those which received lower scores:
You will access your essay topics here in the tab above which says “Essay Writing” and through Edmodo.