essay memeHere is a document I gave out during the first week of school on the basics of essay writing including introductions and conclusions, thesis formation, organization, quote integration, and MLA citations: Essay Writing Overview

(A PDF version can be found here: Essay Writing Overview)

We’ll be writing all year, so it’s a good idea to keep this information handy.  There is also a wealth of information on the internet and I highly recommend Purdue OWL as a reference.  It has a detailed MLA guide as well as advice on how to write everything from a resume to a research paper.

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  1. […] civil disobedience to a modern issue.  Please pay close attention to the requirements and use your notes on essay writing and MLA format from the beginning of the year if you have questions.  Here are just a few readings to get us […]

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