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ACT Essay: An Organizational Strategy that Works!

ACT instructor Terri K. shows you how to structure the new ACT essay to achieve a high score.

  1. It sets up structure for essay
  2. Body paragraph 1. Evaluation of first perspective that you did not choose
  3. Body paragraph 2. Evaluation of other perspective that you did not choose
  4. Body paragraph 3. Evaluation of perspective that you like
  5. Brief conclusion. Make a final case for your argument

Bonus Tip: Brainstorm and write a brief outline first using this structure.

Bonus Tip 2: Prepare by reading socially relevant editorials in newspaper, magazine, and online. Listen to debated issues

ACT Essay An Organizational Strategy that Works

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March 3rd, 2016
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Episode 91: Get Ready for ACT Essay Changes, Fall 2015

Terri Karol of Prepped & Polished talks about the changes to the ACT Essay section that take effect Fall of 2015.

Episode 91: Get Ready for ACT Essay Changes, Fall 2015

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August 25th, 2015
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Get Ready for ACT Essay Changes, Fall 2015

Terri Karol of Prepped & Polished talks about the changes to the ACT Essay section that take effect Fall of 2015.

For more information, visit: Prepped and Polished.com.

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July 20th, 2015
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How to Structure a High Scoring Persuasive ACT Essay – ACT Essay Tips

ACT Essay Tips

ACT Writing Instructor Terri of Prepped & Polished, LLC in South Natick, Massachusetts teaches you four tips to writing a high scoring persuasive ACT essay.

1. Before writing, spend some time planning your attack!
2. Present your case in the body paragraph.
3. Anticipate the reader’s doubts in the next body paragraph.
4. Come up with a clear, well-developed conclusion.

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April 26th, 2014
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