Modern academic activities are not limited with only exam scores, extra curriculum activities and awards. But they include something more, like attitude, decision making skill and many other factors. Writing academic papers like essays, term papers, research papers and dissertations are the main challenging academic activity they might be expecting from students. Essay writing is a crucial part among this. When writing large project like essays, students should follow some key factors that will help to break down the task into manageable parts. An essay is basically a high quality document about a particular topic. Following the key factors for writing is the easiest way to draft a successful essay.
Choose a topic
Here two chances occur. Either topic may be assigned or may be given free to write on the topic of your choice. If you have assigned a topic it may be little difficult task. But once you assigned a topic start research on the topic and collect as much information about the topic. If you have the chance to choose the topic, select the topic that you can manage. Having a broad knowledge of the topic will result a good quality essay.
Prepare an outline structure of your idea
In order to prepare a successful essay, first you must need to organize your ideas. Try to create connections and links between the ideas already you have. Add new ideas to this outline structure from the collected ideas. From this structure make the list of main ideas needed to write your essay. And also collect some sub ideas related to main ideas.
Write the body.
As soon as your outline structure is ready, you need to write all body paragraphs in addition to introduction and conclusion. The body of the essay explains, argues or describes about your topic. Each main idea that you collected in outline structure must be included as a separate section within the body of your essay. Do not forget to format your paper following a proper style. Don’t forget to add attractive introduction and conclusion. The introduction should attract the reader’s attention and focus on your essay. Conclusion should include three to five strong sentences.
Add the finishing touches.
After writing your conclusion, you must pay attention to review what you have written. Reread your writings and check to see if it works correct. Make sure that sentence flow is smooth. Check your essay for grammar and spelling mistakes.