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Ch 13: Types of Essay: Homeschool Curriculum

About This Chapter

The Types of Essay unit of this AP English Literature Homeschool Curriculum course is designed to help homeschooled students learn about the different kinds of essays. Parents can use the short videos to introduce topics, break up lessons and keep students engaged.

Who's it for?

This unit of our AP English Literature Homeschool Curriculum course will benefit any student who is trying to learn about the types of essays. There is no faster or easier way to learn about the different kinds of essays. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who require an efficient, self-paced course of study to learn about descriptive, evaluative, informative and narrative essays.
  • Homeschool parents looking to spend less time preparing lessons and more time teaching.
  • Homeschool parents who need an English curriculum that appeals to multiple learning types (visual or auditory).
  • Gifted students and students with learning differences.

How it works:

  • Students watch a short, fun video lesson that covers a specific unit topic.
  • Students and parents can refer to the video transcripts to reinforce learning.
  • Short quizzes and a Types of Essay unit exam confirm understanding or identify any topics that require review.

Types of Essays Unit Objectives:

  • Learn about the key features found in narrative essays.
  • Discover how a descriptive essay can create a visual picture for the reader.
  • Identify the different formats used in informative essays.
  • Understand how evaluative essays can be used to discuss opinions.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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