English

Essay Essentials: Organizing Your Essay, Thesis Statements and Outlines

In this two-day class, teens will gain tools to plan and organize any essay. This interactive essay writing class focuses on topic selection, brainstorming, writing thesis statements, and creating outlines. Practical and discussion based.
276 total reviews for this teacher
9 reviews for this class
Completed by 39 learners
Class

50 minutes

per class

Twice per week

over 1 week

13-18

year olds

2-8

learners per class

per learner - per class

How does aMulti-Daycourse work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

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Available Times

Pacific Time

Mon Aug 22

Aug 22 - Aug 24 (1 week)
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6pm - 6:50pm
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Description

Class Experience

Students will gain tools to be able to plan any essay. 
I have a Bachelor of Arts in English, and held a Professional Teaching Certificate in Florida to teach English in grades 6-12.  For the past several years I have taught small group classes on essay writing, including how plan essays.  
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A PDF will be provided before the beginning of class.  

pen / paper
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Students will be informally assessed through class discussion to ensure student understanding and so I, as the teacher, can adapt the class to student's needs.  There is no formal assessment.  
1 hour 40 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
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Teacher

Martha JacksonPursuing Progress Over Perfection
276 total reviews
289 completed classes

About Me

Hi!  My name is Martha Jackson. I mainly teach writing and literature, and I absolutely love it.

My classes focus on breaking down complex ideas into bite-size pieces, giving students concrete tools to grow in specific areas (conducting research,... 
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