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Essay Writing Unit (High School/Senior Years)

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This lesson plan is designed to help high school learners write effective essays. If you are a new teacher, or perhaps an experienced teacher looking to update your current unit on essay writing, you will find this unit useful to help prepare/explain the essay writing process to your students.

Included in this unit:
(a) Basics of essays
(b) Types of essays w/explanation
(c) Essay format
(d) Introduction how to
(e) Thesis how to
(f) Body paragraphs how to write BASIC and ADVANCED versions

If this unit is too advanced for your students, I also have a beginner essay unit which is more appropriate for younger grades: Middle Years/ Junior High Essay Writing Unit

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Note: This product is a part of a discounted unit bundle containing a variety of Essay Writing Resources.
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Teaching Duration
2 Weeks

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