9 Tips for Effective Essay Writing :

  • Analyse the topic.

  • Brainstorm ideas and key words.

  • Choose your angle, view and main point.

  • Decide on the thesis statement (a concise summary of the main point of your essay) and topics for supporting paragraphs.

  • Engage the reader. Think of your audience as you organise linked sentences.

  • Find good details and examples to back up your idea.

  • Go through your draft. Get it hanging together. Make it cohesive.

  • Have another look after writing. Then another read. Rework the writing.

  • Inspire your reader with an interesting Introduction and a clear Conclusion.

Tips for Effective Essay Thinking : Get your creative juices flowing!