Writing week

Hello guys!

This week (3 lessons) we will study Academic Writing.

Planning


Lesson 1: Academic writing at a glance

Important questions of the lesson:

  • Why do we have Writing section in IELTS?
  • What is the format? Why?
  • How to improve writing? Three tips: read, analyze, reproduce.
  • How to write 250 words? Brainstorm as the most important tool.
  • Structure of a paragraph. Thesis statement. Ideas and connecting them. Mini-conclusion.

Theory: https://ieltsliz.com/ielts-advantage-disadvantage-model-essay/

Practice: write an essay in Teletype and share with me in WhatsApp. The same topic as in the model answer (link above).

Deadlines:

  • groups 6a, 6b: Tues, Feb 25th, 23:55.
  • groups 7c, 7d: Sun, Feb 23rd, 23:55.

Lesson 2: Writing Task 2

Important questions:

  • Are the essays different?
  • What are the types?
  • How to differentiate (понять, где какой тип)?
  • How many paragraphs are there?

Theory:

Opinion: https://ieltsliz.com/ielts-sample-essay/

Discussion: https://ieltsliz.com/ielts-discussion-essay-model-answer/

Pluses and minuses: https://ieltsliz.com/ielts-advantage-disadvantage-model-essay/

Problems: https://ieltsliz.com/ielts-solution-essay-band-9-model-answer/

Direct questions: https://ieltsliz.com/ielts-model-essay-score-9/

Practice: write an essay to a similar topic (links above). Deadline:

  • groups 6a, 6b: Thur, Feb 27th, 23:55.
  • groups 7c, 7d: Wed, Feb 26th, 23:55.

Lesson 3: Academic Writing 1

Important questions:

  • What is Task 1?
  • How many words are there?
  • Is the structure same as in Writing Task 2?
  • What is different?

Theory (Line graph): https://ieltsliz.com/ielts-writing-task-1-line-graph-model-score-9/

Practice: write a report (task 1) on this topic.

Deadlines:

  • groups 6a, 6b: Sat, Feb 29th, 23:55.
  • groups 7c, 7d: Fri, Feb 28th, 23:55.

Individual work: Study other types of reports:

Diagram: https://ieltsliz.com/ielts-diagram/

Table: https://ieltsliz.com/ielts-table-band-9-model-answer/

Map: https://ieltsliz.com/ielts-map-model-answer/

Bar chart: https://ieltsliz.com/ielts-model-bar-chart-band-score-9/

Pie chart: https://ieltsliz.com/ielts-pie-chart-task-1-model-score-9/