The ESSAY

SAT Essay Prompts

Tuesday, August 3rd, 2010

Some of you may have already noticed, but I added a page to the site last week of real SAT Essay Prompts.  The page provides every SAT Essay Prompt administered by the Collegeboard since the Essay was added to the SAT in March of 2005.  The essay prompts are also broken down into common themes […]

How to Write the Perfect 12-Point SAT Essay, Even if You Suck at Writing (Part 2)

Friday, May 2nd, 2008

This post of is a continuation of my first post on the SAT Essay Section. If you’re preparing for the SAT Essay, you may want to first start there. In my last post I talked a little bit about the Essay and some of the superficial things that matter. Basically what I wrote about yesterday […]

How to Write the Perfect 12-Point SAT ESSAY, Even if You Suck at Writing (Part 1)

Wednesday, April 30th, 2008

Since I’ve been getting so many requests in the last few days to write about the SAT Essay, I’m going to take a break today from the Error Identification Questions to address this topic. When I was preparing for the SAT II Writing Test, the essay was one of the biggest sources of anxiety for […]