This article contains some ideas for the young teacher on what advice to give students to get them started on writing an essay. Writing a speech is in many ways similar. The ideas below are not in any order of importance. You will need to select which ones you can use with your class. You may need to simplify the suggested ideas, as well. Each idea may need you to teach a lesson on it with you actually demonstrating how to go about it, e.g. the concept of 'past, present and future'. Suggested Techniques/Approaches 1. Brainstorm the title of the essay or speech. Just write down any idea that comes into your mind no matter how silly or irrelevant you think it may be. 2. Use the following simple group of suggestions to help provide ideas: o How, when, where, why and/or what reddit essay writing service o When - before, now, soon o When - past, present, future o Family, relations, friends, acquaintances, strangers o Local, regional, state/provincial, national, international o Home, school, outside school 3. Use Google to research your topic, if possible. 4. Create a basic plan/plot from the data you have gathered - a synopsis. 5. Plan and write a draft of your introduction. 6. Plan and write a draft of your conclusion. 7. Ensure there is a link between the beginning and the ending. 8. Put one idea/part of the story into each paragraph. 9. Write all the first sentences of each paragraph to ensure the 'story' is in the correct sequence. 10. Expand each first sentence into a paragraph to fill in the 'story' as you go. 11. When writing your first draft, leave a blank line after each written line to help the editing process. The teacher should demonstrate what is meant here for younger students. 12. Use the language and terminology of the subject discipline of the topic. 13. Vary the way you start each sentence to create interest. 14. The first draft should be written in simple language and phrases to get your 'message' across. In the editing process, add words that give extra meaning, emphasis and emotion.