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Essay Styles

See also: Writing and Composition - Style/Form - Persuasive

There are 12 videos in this category and 25 videos in 4 subcategories.

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IELTS essay question analysis - What style of essay to write
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Here is a brief video describing how to decide what style of essay to write based on what your essay question is requesting. (8:50)
August 15, 2009 at 12:38 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
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How to Write an Expository Essay - For Spring State Tests
From YouTube, produced by Eric Buffington
In this lesson, I outline what an expository essay is, how to organize an expository essay, and I give some examples of when it would be good to use this writing type. (06:00)
March 28, 2018 at 07:01 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
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Expository Essay Writing
From YouTube, produced by Sarah Kalert
This is an introduction to the types of expository essay writing and the basic structure of the essay. (07:35)
April 8, 2018 at 01:52 PM
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Ages: 8 - 18
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How to Write a Good Argumentative Essay: First Argument
From YouTube
This video is from a tutorial series titled "How to Write a Good Argumentative Essay". This video looks at a single paragraph and uses its contents to show students how to construct a good argument. The video is four minute in duration.
March 12, 2012 at 04:47 PM
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Ages: 9 - 14
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Santiago Lopez - Compare and Contract
From pbslearningmedia.org, produced by PBS
Santiago Lopez is a young man who needed help. In this video segment from Wild TV, Santiago admits he was beginning to hang out with the wrong people and was getting into trouble in school. His family consistently urged him to change and “to do the r... [more]
August 30, 2012 at 12:09 PM
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Ages: 12 - 18
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Different Kinds of Essays
From eHow, produced by Peggy Charlton
Different Kinds of Essays (Informative and Persuasive). Part of the series: How to Write an Essay. Learn about the different kinds of essays in this one-minute video on writing essays. This video is almost too brief. Hopefully, it will whet the stude... [more]
December 30, 2010 at 03:03 PM
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Ages: 12 - 18
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What is the Purpose of an Essay? (A Brief Overview)
From eHow, produced by Peggy Charlton
What is the Purpose of an Essay?. Part of the series: How to Write an Essay. Learn about the purpose of an essay in this BRIEF one-minute video on writing essays.
December 30, 2010 at 02:54 PM
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Ages: 8 - 18
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How to Write a Persuasive Essay
From eHow
Writing a persuasive essay involves systematically proving one side of an argument against another side and developing the best arguments into a standard format essay. There are some terms used here that may need explaining. No examples are given so ... [more]
January 26, 2011 at 10:50 PM
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Ages: 9 - 18
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How to Write a Cause & Effect Essay
From ehow.co.uk
A 1:28 video that is presented as a lecture. There aren't any examples given, must suggestions from the speaker. Best used as an overview.
March 17, 2011 at 10:54 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
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Don't Fear the Essay
From TeacherTube
Reminder of the challenges of writing. Song with video from Saturday Night Live. Would make a good introduction to writing at the beginning of the school year. Grades 5-12. (02:29)
Found by laneyk in Essay Styles
July 18, 2009 at 10:12 AM
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