Students often find it difficult to acquire new forms of writing after the basic levels are mastered. In order to prepare them for college, they need to begin writing by using academic discourse language. Unfortunately, on-line doesn't offer much aid for higher education. They often create lists with similar transitions they used in elementary school. My writing tools and guides will aid any student wanting to improve academic discourse language. The following guide not only models academic discourse, but it prompts students to acquire their own. I've also included three activities to further their scholarly sojourn.