Find online courses made by experts from around the world.
Take your courses with you and learn anywhere, anytime.
Learn and practice real-world skills and achieve your goals.
This is an Essay Writing Course for Secondary School Students for all levels. It addresses the topics of writing:
- Expository Essays
- Argumentative / Persuasive Essays.
It is a 1.5 hr course with video lessons that teachers you the skills and techniques for writing compelling essays. Examples, notes and quizzes will be given to aid you on your learning journey to become a better writer.
In this course, you will learn about:
- Different types, Writing Formats and Outlines for Expository and Argumentative/Persuasive essays.
- How to plan your essay
- How to write a powerful introduction
- How to write the body section of your essay
- What is the PEEL framework for writing
- How to refute a claim
- How to write the conclusion of your essay
FREE ESSAY REVIEW: If you sign up for this course, you can email me your essays and I will personally review it for you! I will give comments and show you the areas that you can improve. ( Up to 4 Essay Reviews per student!)
Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.
Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.
Certificate of completion.
|Section 1: Introduction to the Course|
|Section 2: What's the Difference Between Expository and Argumentative / Persuasive ?|
Part 1:What's the Difference Between Expository and Argumentative / Persuasive?Preview
Part 2:What's the Difference Between Expository and Argumentative / Persuasive?
Examples for Argumentative / Persuasive Essay Questions
|Quiz 1||2 questions|
Identify which questions are for Expository Essays and which are for Argumentative / Persuasive Essays.
|Section 3: Expository Essays - Types and Formats|
Expository Essays - Different Types
Expository Essays - Writing FormatsPreview
|Section 4: Argumentative Essays - Examine the Question & Outlines|
Argumentative Essays - Examine the Question
Argumentative Essays - Examine the Question- Part 2
Argumentative Essays - Outlines
|Section 5: Planning Tips and Choosing a Question|
Planning Tips and Choosing a Question
|Section 6: How to Write an Introduction|
What's the Importance of an Introduction and Example Questions
1. Provide Some Background Information of the Topic
2. Briefly State Your Main Points
3. Start with a Quote
4. Use Imagery
5. Use an Anecdote
Mix and Match!
|Section 7: How to Write the Body|
What is PEEL?
P - Point
E - Example
E - Elaborate
L - Link
Additional Notes and Reminders about using PEEL
|Quiz 2||4 questions|
Test if you can identify the various component that makes up PEEL.
|Section 8: How to Refute a Claim|
How to Refute a Claim
|Section 9: How to Write a Conclusion|
How to Write a Conclusion
|Section 10: FAQ|
Must we use Emotional / Biased language?Preview
|Section 11: Final Words|
One Last Thing...
I am the Director of Intellicat Tuition School, Singapore. I graduated from Nanyang Technological University with a Bachelors of Engineering. I have been teaching English for more than 5 years. My key specialties are in Essay Writing - Narrative, Expository, Argumentative / Persuasive. I also specialise in Grammar, Synthesis and Transformation, Comprehension.
I currently have about 100 students attending my English and creative writing classes. I teach students of all levels: (Primary, Secondary, Junior College, Elementary, Middle School, High School.) 80% of my students who attend my Creative Writing course score top marks for their essays when they return to their respective classes in school.
I believe in using online education / online courses to reach out to more students. Online Courses also allows students to learn at their own pace and in the comfort of their homes. I am passionate about teaching students how to write beautiful, compelling and easy-to-read essays.
Feel free to message me if you need help in English or Essay Writing