ACT instructor Terri K. shows you how to structure the new ACT essay to achieve a high score.

  1. It sets up structure for essay
  2. Body paragraph 1. Evaluation of first perspective that you did not choose
  3. Body paragraph 2. Evaluation of other perspective that you did not choose
  4. Body paragraph 3. Evaluation of perspective that you like
  5. Brief conclusion. Make a final case for your argument

Bonus Tip: Brainstorm and write a brief outline first using this structure.

Bonus Tip 2: Prepare by reading socially relevant editorials in newspaper, magazine, and online. Listen to debated issues

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