Essay Writing: Lesson for Kids


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Creating a _____ is one way to brainstorm a topic.

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1. Each body paragraph in an essay should focus on _____ supporting idea(s).

2. The introduction paragraph of an essay should state the main idea, or _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Work through the quiz and worksheet to see what you know about essay writing. Components of an essay are on the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These tools help test your understanding of:

  • What needs to be in a conclusion of an essay
  • Asking a question to start off a paragraph
  • Brainstorming a topic
  • What each body paragraph in an essay should focus on

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - remember information you know about ways to brainstorm a topic
  • Reading comprehension - make sure that you pick out the most important information from the English lesson on writing essays
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to determine what body paragraphs should focus on

Additional Learning

Learn more by using the lesson called Essay Writing: Lesson for Kids. This lesson can also help you:

  • See what an effective essay looks like
  • Learn how to start an essay
  • Figure out what's included in the body paragraphs