If you would like to follow an outline ...
As promised, some outlines that you may use to plan out the various "parts" of an essay.
Love this simple explanation about quotations
I found this explanation on the web and thought it was so good because it's so simple - and I love chalkboards (but unfortunately live in a school where we use whiteboards).
Remember when we discussed what you remembered about writing essays? Here's the board note (April 2015):
And then we talked about point by point versus block comparisons (April 2015):