SAT Essay, Part 3: Three Tips for a Strong Thesis
A thesis is a single sentence that summarizes the overall point of your paper. Your thesis statement is the most important sentence in your essay. It’s the anchor, the fulcrum, the central point of your paper. Every good SAT essay has an identifiable thesis. Getting the thesis right is a giant step toward getting the whole paper right. It is like pointing the bow of a ship in the proper direction at the start of a voyage.Read More
SAT Essay, Part 2: Six Time Management Tips
Success on the SAT essay depends upon using time efficiently. You might be capable of writing a prize-winning essay, but …Read More
SAT Essay, Part 1: Seven Basic Prep Tips
This year, WriteAtHome has begun offering a two-week course designed to get kids ready for the SAT essay. Nothing about …Read More
How to Pronounce “Slough”: Slew? Sluff? Slow? Slug? Slog?
The difficulty of pronouncing slough and other -ough words.Read More